Who doesn't love the wonderful warm shades of green chrysoprase. These highly polished flat oval chrysoprase beads average 12 x 8mm in size. The natural colors of these oval beads are spectacular, lovely shades of green, white and brown. No two strands, or beads, are exactly alike in color or size. Mostly found in Australia. Chrysoprase is prized for its rarity and opalescent apple-green color. Its name comes from Greek words chryso for golden and prason for leek. Chrysoprase is known for its strong healing powers and stimulation of ones creative forces. You are really going to love the natural mossy inclusions within these Chrysoprase oval beads.