Bumblebee Jasper is the trade name for a radially grown fibrous calcite found in Indonesia that has distinctive yellow, orange, and black banding. The yellow and orange coloring comes from finely dispersed realgar (an arsenic sulfide mineral), and the black is caused by pyrite.
This statement piece pendant is made from a particularly bright specimen of Bumblebee Jasper with intricate swirls of bright yellow to orange against a complimentary neutral pale grey color to deep black. Whether you're a mineral collector or just a fashion-forward individual, this pendant is a great piece!
Bumblebee Jasper has some very interesting beliefs surrounding it, one unique belief is that Bumblebee Jasper is great for encouraging healthy friendships, and helping ease feelings of jealousy. Thought to be a stone of understanding, it is believed to aid in relieving an emotionally burdened heart.
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