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 JasperRedsOval16mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h206480gsH206480GSBead, red jasper (natural), 16x14mm flat oval, B grade, Mohs hardness 6-1/2 to 7. Sold per 15" to 16" strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p6480gsb(4).jpg16.4716.47As Low As $8.45 per strand