This is a large piece of polychrome jasper from Madagascar which has been hand-polished into a "flame" shaped sculpture. This impressive piece is 12.5" tall, and has stunning pigments of blue, white, yellow and orange agate throughout.
It weighs approximately 26 lbs.
(also known as desert jasper) is known as one of the rarest forms of jasper and is only mined from a single location in Madagascar. The jasper deposits are typically in ribbon like formations, and are almost always multicolored. The color presented by this mineral is commonly an earthy purple, tan and pink, however teal polychrome jasper is one of the more sought after and desired colors.