This Brecciated Jasper Buffalo Necklace is a simple necklace, however, it reminds us just how exquisite these animals were. This hand-carved piece of Brecciated Jasper is paired with a Magnesite nugget and hung from a complementary necklace.
Brecciated Jasper- is also known as Poppy Jasper ranges from deep brown, brick red and cream colors swirling through it. It also contains hematite, an iron compound, which gives it both its red tones and the dark bands. Primarily deep red–veined or patterned with brown, black and beige–and sometimes has clear crystal inclusions.
Brecciated Jasper –thought to provide mental clarity and focus to its wearer. The uplifting stone may help to increase organization and decrease stress. Jasper, in general, has been viewed as symbolizing the variety that is the Earth, and all the balance and grounding that implies.
Magnesite -The most common imitations of turquoise are dyed Howlite and Magnesite. Both naturally white and having a convincing black vein that turquoise has, that when dyed helps to make it look like turquoise.
Magnesite is a mineral that can be colorless, white, pale brown, barely pink, lilac-rose and pale yellow. It can exhibit a pale green to pale blue fluorescence under certain lights. It is dyed to make beads and ornaments.
Please Note: Crystal properties and color meanings listed on this site are for information purposes only. Always consult a physician for proper medical treatment.
This unique item can’t be back ordered or custom ordered in a different color. This is a piece that my Mother made, and since she’s passed. You will have a piece as no other person has.
If you would like to know more about the gemstones, rings, and items that are used in making handmade items like this, Majestic Turquoise and Brecciated Jasper Buffalo Necklace; please take a look at the Material Description Page and my Chain Maille Descriptions page.