African "Turquoise" Beads - Commonly known as African Turquoise, this blue-green stone is actually a natural form of Jasper. The stone was given this name for its strong resemblance to turquoise. The beads on this page are sold by the strand. Please check back often, as we continually add new beads. Click on the image below and a new page will open offering larger views, a detailed description and purchase information.