Red Jasper Tumbled Stone
RED - not brown.
Red Jasper tumbled stones from South Africa. These were hand picked and only the right red colored stones made it.
They present a few white and black / metallic inclusions that give the tumbles character and uniqueness.
In ancient Egypt Red Jasper was linked with the fertilizing blood of Mother Isis, and was called the blood of Mother Earth stone by native North-American tribes, and was used to stimulate fertility, health, re-birth and life.
Red Jasper is also featured in the Viking and Germanic legend of Sigurd (Siegfried), a dragon-slaying mythological hero. The hilt of his sword was inlaid with Red Jasper to bring him courage.
In modern days Red Jasper is regarded as the stone for the Months of March and February.
Due it's red coloration, the main Red Jasper Chakra is considered the Sacral Chakra.