This is the trade name for a kind of limestone with opaque, rich brown tones of contrasting bands against medium to darker golden base. The beads have a matte finish and texture, creating an earthy appearance. Chip beads are great for multi-strand jewelry.
Promotional-quality gemstones (C grade) in bulk package sizes of ten 34-inch strands for an unbeatable value. Ideal for manufacturers and resellers. Chips range from mini to extra-large with an average size of medium.
Beads>Grade C>Tigerskin "Jasper"BeadsGrade CTigerskin "Jasper"Browns / TansChipsNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h201135psH201135PSBead, tigerskin "jasper" (limestone) (natural), medium chip with 0.5-1.5mm hole, Mohs hardness 4 to 5. Sold per pkg of (10) 34-inch strands.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p1135psb(2).jpg17.1817.18As Low As $0.89 per strand