USD 6.12


  • Chakra: Root Chakra
  • Size: 2 1/2" to 3 1/2"
  • Hardness: 6.5 - 7
  • Origin: Brazil
  • Sold by: Single piece
  • Stone type: Jasper


Rough Black Jasper Chunk for carving, cabochons, healing, collectors and gardening. Information: Category: Stone Chemical Formula: SiO2 Colour: dark, black Class: Silicate, microcrystalline Group: Hexagonal Formations: nodes in volcanic rock, banded masses and geodes Lustre: vitreous, opaque Cleavage: none Weight: 500g Varieties: Jaspers are an opaque variety of Chalcedony, which is a fibrous variety of Quartz. There are many varieties of Jasper, classified by colour, locality etc. Brief Description: Black Jasper, or Basanite, is a flinty form, one of the rarer Jaspers. It empowers supreme physical and mental efforts, and is highly shielding against curses, threats, and danger in high risk occupations. In polished form, it is an excellent scrying stone for discerning what is hidden. Black Jasper has the ability to take one deep into an altered state of consciousness, and facilitates prophetic dreams and visions Mythology: The Jasper stone has been used as Talismans and protective Amulets for thousands of years. Roman athletes used it to protect themselves from injury. Saint Ephiphanius, the 4th century Cypriot bishop, claimed Jasper drove away poisonous snakes and evil spirits. Modern crystal healers and occultists use different colored Jaspers for a multitude of purposes. Red Jasper eliminates anxiety and stress; yellow Jasper provides protection on a journey; green Jasper increases confidence and opens the heart chakra, and all Jaspers are considered beneficial in depression prevention after a family bereavement. Usage: Jasper when it possesses the scarlet ray of influence as this one, is a crystal of physical energy, vitality, and protection. It is a healing crystal of the base chakra, a powerful fire element used in the south area of a home, and used in the devotions to several Goddesses. Metaphysical Properties:</sp