Collection: Moukaite jasper

Moukaite jasper

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Discover Moukaite Jasper Beads

Experience the vibrant allure of semi-precious moukaite Jasper beads, a recent yet captivating addition to the world of jewelry. Evocative of rich caramel, these beads with their unique, bright, and juicy colors have piqued the interest of enthusiasts, finding their way into beautifully crafted pendants, bracelets, and cabochons.

Origins of Moukaite Jasper

Moukaite Jasper, often referred to as Australian or Ocean Jasper, originates from the Flour Creek region of Australia. Although not universally recognized as a separate gem, the moniker "moukaite" has found favor among jewelry store sellers, eager to showcase the appealing charm of this distinctively vibrant stone.

Color Palette of Moukaite Jasper Beads

Expect a spectrum of colors in moukaite Jasper beads - from radiant reds and yellows to softer shades of white, ivory, and pink, with tones of crimson, orange, mustard, and maroon interspersed. The diverse palette makes these beads incredibly versatile, matching various styles and tastes.

Moukaite Jasper Beads: Forms and Finishes

Moukaite Jasper is often transformed into smooth, matte, or faceted beads and cabochons. Polished moukaite, with its caramel-like appearance, has a sweet charm that is hard to resist.

Mystical Aspects of Moukaite Jasper Beads

The Australian aborigines, long aware of moukaite Jasper, revered it as the "stone of strength," believed to bolster the spirit and enhance physical vigor. Beads made from moukaite are also considered powerful creativity stimulants.

Healing Properties of Moukaite Jasper Beads

Revered as "frozen blood" by the indigenous people of Australia, moukaite Jasper beads are believed to possess healing properties, potentially aiding in wound recovery and promoting speedy recuperation post-illness. Their allure goes beyond their aesthetic charm, adding a layer of mystique to their appeal.