A bumblebee jasper oval sterling silver pendant with sharp yellow, orange, and black colors complemented with a 6mm black round faceted cubic zirconia. The pattern of this stone is very organized with clear horizontal lines separating the different vibrant colors. This cabochon was purchased from the Tucson Gem and Mineral show and was mined from the island of Sumatra in Indonesia. The pendant length from top to bottom is 2.75 inch, width is 1.13 inch. The size of the stone itself is 25mm (0.98 inch) x 36mm (1.42 inch). Included is a genuine braided black leather 4mm cord, 16 inch in length and adjustable to 18 inch.
Bumble bee jasper from Indonesia is well known for the beauty of its warm color; orange, yellow, green, grey and black. make a beautiful combination for your jewelry. Bumble bee Jasper is silicon dioxide mineral containing sulfur, hematite, ilmenite and other mineral inclusions. It is also referred as fumarolic Jasper.
Bumblebee Jasper has become more and more popular at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show. It is an orange to yellow and black rock that comes from Volcanic vents on the islands of Indonesia and the supply of this stone is limited. It is surmised that it is not actually Agate or Jasper, although some pieces may look like agate or jasper; it is a mix of minerals in a matrix of volcanic tuft. Regardless, they all have great patterns and colors! This particular specimen in my listing comes from the island of Sumatra.
* Sterling Bumble Bee Jasper Gemstone Pendant.
* Pendant length from top to bottom is 70mm (2.75 inch), width is 29mm (1.13 inch).
* Size of the stone itself is 25mm (0.98 inch) x 36mm (1.42 inch)
* Included is a genuine braided black leather 16 inch necklace adjustable to 18 inch.