Jasper is thought to encourage an appreciation of the interconnection between humans and nature.
The rich, warm red of Chestnut Jasper is ideal to add a dramatic punch of color to any countertop, vanity, or custom table.
Chestnut Jasper Gem Surface is AVAILABLE.
|Full Slab:||240cm x 140cm|
|98.43" x 55.12"|
|1/3 Slab:||140cm x 80cm|
|55.12" x 31.49"|
|Thickness:||1.5cm or 2cm or 2.5cm or 3cm|
|0.5" or 0.7" or 0.9" or 1.1"|
|TRANSLUCENT BACKING||GRANITE BACKING||ALUMINIUM BACKING||SOLID SLAB|
|OPTION||OPTION 2||STANDARD||OPTION||STANDARD||SOLID 20mm||SOLID 30mm|
|GEM LAYER (mm)||5||5||10||5||10||5||10||20||20-30|
|BACKING LAYER (mm)||10||15||10||20||20||10||10|
|SQUARE METER PER SLAB (m²)||3.50||3.50||3.50||3.50||3.50||3.50||3.50||3.50||3.50|
|GEM LAYER (inches)||0.20||0.20||0.39||0.20||0.39||0.20||0.39||0.79||1.18|
|BACKING LAYER (inches)||0.39||0.59||0.39||0.79||0.79||0.39||0.39|
|SQUARE FEET PER SLAB (ft²)||37.70||37.70||37.70||37.70||37.70||37.70||37.70||37.70||37.66|
THICKNESS OF LAYERS
50 x 50 cm (19.68" x 19.68")
40 x 40cm (15.74" x 15.74")
30 x 30cm (11.81" x 11.81")
10 x 10cm (4.54" x 4.54")
Polished on the top and edges. Handmade in Madagascar.
No special maintenance required. Preferably, use warm water and mild detergent on an uncolored soft cloth for cleaning. Sealer products and wax can be used like usual process applied on other marbles and granites.
Do not use strong chemical products with high Ph. Avoid to put hot materials directly on the Gem Surfaces®. Avoid to scratch the surfaces with metal or abrasive materials.
BEVEL TOP & BOTTOM
EASED TOP & BOTTOM
Chestnut Jasper is a gorgeous Gem Surface. Some say this rare variety of Red Jasper can be described as pigeon-blood red in color, with endless oceanic swirls. It is easy to lose track of time, while being mesmerized in this Gem Surface. Jasper is a microcrystalline variety of chalcedony. Chalcedony is a durable gem surface even harder than standard Quartz.
Jasper, a form of chalcedony, is an opaque, impure variety of silica, usually red, yellow, brown or green in color. Blue is rare. This mineral breaks with a smooth surface, and is used for ornamentation or as a gemstone. It can be highly polished and is used for vases, seals, and at one time for snuff boxes. When the colors are in stripes or bands, it is called striped or banded jasper. Jaspilite is a banded iron formation rock that often has distinctive bands of jasper. The specific gravity of jasper is typically 2.5 to 2.9. The jasper is also a stone in the Jewish High Priest''s breastplate, described in Exodus 28.
Primary Chakras: Root Chakra
Astrological sign(s): Aries, Scorpion
Vibration: Number 6
Many use Red Jasper as a calming stone and to stimulate the Root Chakra. Some Native American cultures consider Red Jasper to symbolize the blood of the Earth, making it particularly sacred. Red Jasper is full of grounding Earth energy. Red Jasper can connect one deeply to the vibrations of the Earth, bringing a greater understanding of the necessity of natural events. You can use Jasper to further your knowledge of the connection between humans and nature.
A gentle stone, Red Jasper works slowly and effectively, and is a great stone to ground anyone who is overly sensitive to crystalline energy. Red Jasper aids in resolving difficult situations and can be used to ground and stabilize the Aura. Using Jasper can bring helpful insights into view that can help to progress toward set goals, or to understand why a change may be necessary. Red Jasper is a staple of the medicine bag.
In general, Jasper is known as the "supreme nurturer". It sustains and supports during times of stress, and brings tranquility and wholeness. Used in healing, Jasper unifies all aspects of your life. Jasper reminds people to help each other.
This is just a guide and not a substitute for any medical prescription.
Stone Type/Family: Member of the Chalcedony clan, Quartz family, Silicates Class
Crystal System: Trigonal
Category: Chalcedony varietyl
Chemical Composition: (SiO2 + Fe, O) Silicon Dioxide with inclusions of Iron Oxide
Color: Various shades of Red
Fun Fact: According to romantic legend, Mark Antony had a Red Jasper seal ring which he used to mark and seal his letters to Cleopatra.