RARE White Buffalo Long Drilled Potato Nugget Designer Beads, 16 inch Strands
RARE White Buffalo Long Drilled Potato Nugget Designer Beads, 16 inch Strands. 7-9mm diameter by 13-16mm long. The black chert does not always take a good polish and may have "matte" places. A lot of sellers call it White Buffalo Turquoise, but it is NOT turquoise in makeup though it was discovered in a turquoise mine in Tonapah, Nevada.
The white stone is surrounded by black and brown chert which creates beautiful patterns and matrixing. Beware that howlite is is often represented as White Buffalo, but it is more of a cream white with grey erratic veining and not black. Howlite is very common and White Buffalo comes from only one mine in Nevada.
To learn about the myth of White Turquoise... Read this article by the. The item "RARE White Buffalo Long Drilled Potato Nugget Designer Beads, 16 inch Strands" is in sale since Tuesday, April 20, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Loose Beads\Stone". The seller is "stonesnsilver-com" and is located in La Grange, Texas.This item can be shipped to United States.