Mookaite Jasper Pendant - GN
This is a spectacular pendant that features a Mookaite Jasper gemstone. This piece is very comfortable and easy to wear. This is a perfect all-day necklace. You can dress it up or down. This gemstone is set in .925 Sterling silver with a 35 inch sterling silver chain. Each piece I create is made from start to finish with a creative and artistic soul in mind!!
Please understand that handcrafted jewelry is just that, handcrafted. It is not perfect, slight variations are what gives handcrafted jewelry its unique character.
Its name origin is from Australia. The word Mookaite comes from the aborigine language that means "whitewater" as a reference to the place where it was found: Mooka Creek.
The true name of this stone is Windalia radiolarite. You can also find it as Australian,japser, mookite, mookalite, mookerite, moakite, moukalite and Mouaite.
This stone is described as a silica porcelain that you can find in the Carnarvon Basin in Western Australia. You can also find opalite and chalcedony. It is a sedimentary fossilized rock located under the riverbed where silica mixed with white clay and petrified.
You can find brown, yellow, red, and purple hues.