Deep dramatic red pools over the forest green colors of these dragon blood jasper 12mm coin beads from Dakota Stones. These circular coin-shaped beads feature mottled green colors mixed with crimson splashes of color. The two primary colors contrast and complement each other to form striking jasper. Mined only in western Australia, the local legend surrounding this gemstone says that it is the remains of ancient dragons long dead, the green mottles representing the dragons' scales and the red matrix representing spatters of blood. Dragon blood jasper is part of the quartz family. Metaphysical Properties: Dragon blood jasper enhances courage, strength and vitality.
Because gemstones are natural materials, appearances may vary from bead to bead. Each strand includes approximately 16 beads.