Ocean jasper polished gemstone. Ocean jasper, also called orbicular jasper, was only discovered after years of searching. It is found on Madagascar's remote northwest coast bordering the Indian Ocean near Marovato in an area so isolated it has no roads and the only way it can be accessed is by boat. Ocean jasper can only be observed and collected at low tide. Made up of 'rhyolitic' spheres or orbs, ocean jasper comes in an array of colors and color combinations. Jasper is a nurturing stone that helps protect against negativity. Jasper provides balance, tranquility, and wholeness. Physically, jasper prolongs romantic pleasure, and supports and reenergizes the body during prolonged illness. Jasper enhances organizational abilities, relaxation, and a sense of wholeness. Jasper symbolizes good luck and contentment.
Price is for one stone. Each has natural color variation and sizes range from 1 1/4 to 1 3/4 inches.
These stones were mined in Madagascar.