Hypersthene is magnesium-iron silicate mineral related to Labradorite and feldspar. Named in 1804, its name is said to come from the greek words hyper and stonos, which means over strength. It is known for its dark black base with iridescent shades of gray.
Sold By Strand
Origin: New Zealand, Canada, USA
Metaphysical Properties: Self-Healing, Self-Knowledge, Understanding
Mohs Hardness: 5.5-6
Average Strand Length: 16in
Average Beads per Strand