Gemstones have been used for centuries in jewelry and other decorative items. The earliest known examples of gemstone beads date back to the Neolithic period, around 8000 BC. Gemstone beads were used by ancient cultures all over the world, including the Egyptians, Greeks, Romans, and Chinese.
Gemstone beads can be used in a variety of metaphysical practices. They can be worn as jewelry, carried in a pocket, or placed in a room or around the body. Gemstone beads can also be used in meditation and other spiritual practices.