Howlite got its name from the geologist Henry How. It is white in color, features gray veins and it has been widely used to imitate other rarer minerals. Due to its porous nature, it can absorb the dye very well. Due to its porous nature, it can absorb the dye very well. It is considered to protect against negative energy and the “evil eye”.
Lava is the molten substance released by volcanoes and is an Italian word meaning ‘flooding’. The Earth’s crust is largely made up of solidified lava. Lava is often used to make jewelry. In fact, lava and gagate jewelry were also fashionable in the 19th century during the so-called Victorian period.
All minerals used for the creation of our kombolois are mostly gemstones used to craft jewelry. Please treat your begleri with care. Inclusions, cracks and breakage surfaces are a natural phenomenon and should never be associated with wear and tear.