This deep, brick red jasper is similar to pipestone--a soft red stone mined in Minnesota for centuries by the Plains Indians for the carving and making of pipes. Red jasper is luscious with unakite, turquoise or bone. From Australia and India.
Beads>Grade B>Red JasperBeadsGrade BRed JasperRedsWalking10mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h204009gsH204009GSBead, red jasper (natural), 13x10mm Zuni-style bear with 0.5-1.5mm hole, B grade, Mohs hardness 6-1/2 to 7. Sold per 15" to 16" strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p4009gsb(2).jpg20.6120.61As Low As $10.54 per strand