Faceted oval beads featuring a bright and vivid purple electroplated finish. Use these versatile faceted gemstone beads in a wide variety of handmade jewelry designs! Manmade hematine is similar in chemical composition to real hematite, and is popular for making jewelry. Each bead measures approximately 5mm long and 3mm thick. *Manmade. Questions? Call our friendly sales staff at 1-800-366-2156, or email us.