Brecciated Jasper

Stones, Carvings & Beads

Brecciated Jasper is opaque angular fragments of Jasper naturally bonded together. It is often formed during tectonic activity when the movements repeatedly crack and heal the Jasper over a long periods of time. The Jasper is then filled with more Jasper (Quartz and Chalcedony).   Brecciated meaning: Broken