Barite is a mineral composed of barium sulfate. Barite receives its name from the Greek word "barys" which means "heavy."This specimen measures it 0.5-1 inches
Each piece is similar, though no item at Crystal Joys is exactly the same as every item uses a unique stone that is non-fabricated. Every item at Crystal Joys is truly "one of a kind". Slight variations in color, size and bead shape exist.