Jasper is a mix of quartz and/or chalcedony, mixed with other minerals that give it its colors. It’s named is derived for the French word for “spotted stone”. It comes in many colors and sometimes with banding or layered color. Picture jaspers, such as Biggs seem to show landscapes.
This stone is found in nodules in the Sahara Desert in Africa.
2 5/8" X 1" approx.
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