DescriptionRed "Poppy" Jasper
Northern California, USA
8.11 x 3.15 x 8.27 inches (20.60 x 8.00 x 21.00 cm)
This robust specimen of Morgan Hill "Poppy" Jasper, from the Chalcedony/Quartz group, has a unique appearance with much of the characteristic patterning of the typical material from the famous locality. Cut and polished on both sides, the surfaces are not smooth, covered with many fissures. Primarily red in color, the rare orbicular Jasper showcases numerous "poppy flowers" of various colors throughout. The free-form brick of the uncommon Jasper containing foreign material weighs some 11.5 lbs. (5.2 kg).
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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