Beautiful specimen of Royal Imperial Jasper. Above the jasper cab sits a heat-treated faceted topaz.
Imperial Jasper meaning and properties:
Royal Imperial Jasper is mined from a different location than Imperial Jasper. Royal Imperial Jasper comes out of its own little canyon that lies east of the Imperial Jasper deposits, a little east. Royal Imperial Jasper formed as nodes or nodules so that when it is sliced open, the nodules appears like egg patterns in the slice. As with eggs, the egg pattern is usually a lighter pastel.
Imperial jasper draws comfort, wealth, honor and pleasure to its beholder. Imperial Jasper also aligns favorable outcomes in court matters.
Imperial Jasper is one of the five fine jaspers along with Bruneau Jasper, Morrisonite, Wilowcreek and Blue Mountain Jasper.
Measures 2.19 inches long from top of bail to bottom of frame.