NM Banded Onyx M20
New Mexico's Banded Onyx is now available in our newest sizes and shapes - The Marblettes!! The M20 is the larger bead in the photo and is featured on the sterling build-a-bead necklace. This bead is perfect for wear on necklaces and cords!
This Aluna County Banded Onyx was discovered by the late Kevin Coleman in 2009. His "dig" was located in the Chihuahuan Desert of Southern New Mexico. His wife, Lori, continues to procure this beautiful stone and run the Spanish Stirrup Rock Shop in Deming, NM.
Onyx is a variety of Chalcedony, in the micro-crystalline family. It's said to build self-esteem and inner strength, promoting endurance.
DetailsThe M20 has an outside diameter of 20mm and has a solid sterling core with an inside diameter of 4.37mm.