Belle Rustique

hand-crafted jewelry from beautiful Bonny Doon


Impression Jasper Pendant

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This impression jasper is a gorgeous pink and lavender with tan matrix and has a freeform shape. I've wrapped it simply with 21 gauge sterling wire. I've given it a topper of curls and swirls with tiny "claws." A sturdy hidden bail will accommodate most chains.

Treat someone special to this one-of-a-kind gift or buy it for yourself.

The pendant measures 2" from top of bail and is 1 1/8" wide.

Note: Previously labeled variscite, this stone has proven to be somewhat of a mystery. We know that it is a natural jasper-like material, but no one in the market knows what to call it yet. Impression Jasper has become the accepted trade name, but the scientific name has yet to be identified. This stone has become very popular in the market for its beautiful green/blue color and sandy matrix pattern. It also may be found listed as Blue Sea Sediment stone or Aqua Terra Jasper.

Jasper was a favorite gem in ancient times and is referenced in Hebrew, Assyrian and Latin literature. It is a massive, fine-grained chalcedony and comes in all colors. The name jasper comes from the Greek and means "spotted stone."

Enjoy this unique piece of hand-crafted jewelry.

impression jasper freeform pendant



P995 - SOLD


If you have questions about this piece or any other design
including custom requests, please email me.



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