Bumblebee Jasper

Chakra Flow

Availability: 23 in stock

Bumblebee Jasper

Bumblebee Jasper, despite its name, is not actually a form of jasper. It is a type of carbonate rock that forms in areas of volcanic activity, particularly in Indonesia. The vibrant colors and intricate patterns of Bumblebee Jasper are due to the presence of sulfur, arsenic, and other minerals that are deposited along with the volcanic gases during the rock's formation process.

Appearance-wise, Bumblebee Jasper typically exhibits bright yellow, orange, and black banding or swirling patterns, reminiscent of the colors of a bumblebee hence its name. The bands may vary in thickness and intensity, creating unique and eye-catching designs within the stone. Some specimens also contain patches of white, gray, or cream-colored material.

Bumblebee Jasper is often polished to bring out its vivid colors and patterns, making it popular for use in jewelry and ornamental objects. However, it's essential to handle Bumblebee Jasper with care due to its arsenic content, which can be toxic if ingested or inhaled in large quantities. As a result, it's recommended to avoid using Bumblebee Jasper in items that come into prolonged contact with the skin, such as beads worn directly against the skin.

Chakra: Root, Sacral, Solar Plexus
Zodiac: Taurus, Leo
Vibration: N/A
Mohs Scale: 5

This is a “random selection” listing. You will not receive the exact item photographed in the listing, but one that has been intuitively chosen for you. The size, shape and colour may vary slightly. Price is per 1 item.

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