Microcrystalline quartz variety with up to 20 % impurities. In this case iron is the colouring substance
JASPIS is seldom solid coloured, mostly striped or spotted.
In the jewellery area many other rocks (marble, volcanic rocks or limestone types) are falsely called Jasper – with some fantasy name e.g. Leopard skin Jasper or Piccaso Jasper ………usw. always under the motto , the customer has no idea anyway .
This rough piece is interspersed with white quartz veins and comes from sites along the Orange River in South Africa.
Weight: 2.4 kilogram Dimensions: 16 x 15 x 8 cm