Coated MOONSTONE BEADS Idar Oberstein Faceted Cut

$160.00 USD $89.00 USD


These flashy Labradorite beads were sent to be cut in Idar Oberstein, Germany by their fine gemstone cutters and has a thin disc faceted cut well known to this particular region. The small town of Idar-Oberstein is tucked away in the HunsrÌ_ck Mountains of the Rhineland-Palatine region of southwestern Germany. Idar-Oberstein has a several hundred year history of mining and gem-cutting that has made it one of the leading cut-gem trading centers in the world. It is rare to find a strand of beads cut by these prestigious cutters. This beautiful strand measures a large 6 to 13mm and 16" in length. 

Please note: This is not a finished necklace, these beads are temporarily strung.