Kiwi Jasper, also known as Sesame Jasper or Mtorolite, is primarily sourced from New Zealand. The name "Kiwi Jasper" is inspired by New Zealand's national symbol, the kiwi bird. It is a type of jasper, which is a variety of chalcedony, and its green color is often reminiscent of the lush landscapes of New Zealand.
Kiwi Jasper is characterized by its vibrant green hues, often accompanied by black or dark green speckles, swirls, or patterns. The stone may exhibit variations in color intensity, and each piece can have a unique combination of markings. Its appearance is typically mottled and earthy, resembling the natural beauty of landscapes. When polished and used in jewelry or other ornamental items, Kiwi Jasper showcases its distinct green and black patterns.
The stone is popular for its aesthetic appeal and is commonly used in beaded jewelry, cabochons, and carvings.
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.