Monte Cristo Jasper from Nevada crafted into a cabochon by Stone Treasures by the Lake located in Interlochen, Michigan. Stone cabochons are for jewelry artists, jewelry designers and wire wrap artists to create unique stone jewelry. This beautiful natural stone will make a unique piece of stone jewelry.
Jasper, an aggregate of microgranular quartz and/or chalcedony and other mineral phases, is an opaque, impure variety of silica, usually red, yellow, brown or green in color; and rarely blue. The common red color is due to iron(III) inclusions. The mineral aggregate breaks with a smooth surface and is used for ornamentation or as a gemstone.
Stone of gentleness, comfort, and relaxation. Has protective energies and is sometimes called the "nurturing stone."
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