approximate hole size: .75mm
approximately 111 beads per strand
Prehnite is a semi-translucent mint green with dark grey inclusions. This stone is most often sourced from South Africa, Namibia, and Australia. Prehnite is named for Dutch colonist Hendrik Von Prehn, who first discovered and indexed this gemstone in South Africa in the 1780s. Among the metaphysical healers, Prehnite is thought to enhance calmness during meditation or visualization practices. Prehnite is also believed to hold healing properties that support people reaching their best self and building resilience against negativity.