Goldstone Beads Chips Strand Shimmering copper 34"

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Vintage strand from the late 80's - a Tucson find. This is not like the strands you see today - great shimmering copper colors - this strand has larger chips - alot are pretty square - great for accent beads. This strand is 34" and weighs 4oz  so shipping will be tight for me. Their strung on thread so the hole isn't huge. I have used them with head and eye pins  when making jewelry. Not quite sure I captured the beauty of this strand.

Here's some info from Wiki you might not know about goldstone.

Goldstone is a type of glittering glass made in a low-oxygen reducing atmosphere. The finished product can take a smooth polish and be carved into beads, figurines, or other artifacts suitable for semiprecious stone, and in fact goldstone is often mistaken for or misrepresented as a natural material