Pure Topaz is colorless and transparent but is usually tinted by impurities which results in the many color variations of this mineral. Topaz is a favorite gemstone for jewelers due to its hardness and resistance to chemical solvents.
Blue Topaz is rare in nature and almost always light in color. All Blue Topaz used in jewelry has been irradiated and heat treated to enhance the color.
These beads are Clear Topaz, with a very faint hint of blue in a couple of the beads.
Nuggets range in size from 6 to 16mm
Average Weight: 34g