2.8" Polychrome Jasper Heart - Madagascar

This is a beautiful piece of polychrome (picture) jasper that has been polished into the shape of a heart. This form of jasper is found in the deserts of Madagascar. It displays very interesting patterns of pastel blues and browns.

Polychrome 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.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Polychrome Jasper
LOCATION
Madagascar
SIZE
2.8" wide
ITEM
#92068