8.1" Polished Snakeskin Jasper Slab - Western Australia

This is a vibrantly colored slab of Snakeskin Jasper from Western Australia. It's been cut and on one side, polished to a mirror like finish, revealing some very interesting banded patterns. Comes with an acrylic display stand.

It formed as seams of jaspilite in a banded iron formation called the "Weeli Wooli Formation" which is about 2.5 billion years old.
FOR SALE
$75
DETAILS
SPECIES
Quartz var. Jasper
LOCATION
Turee Creek Cattle Station, Pilbara Region, Western Australia
FORMATION
Weeli Wooli Formation
SIZE
8.1" long, 6.3" wide, .33" thick
ITEM
#95447