Outback Jasper 23-27mm freeform beads (ETB00210)
This jasper was discovered many years ago by fossickers but was not dug commercially until last year.
It occurs as a narrow seam within an outcrop of banded chert.
The location is in the midwest region of Western Australia near the small gold mining centre of Payne's Find. ( Information from Outbackmining)
Dimensions of beads:
Size: 23 x 28 x 9 - 27 x 39 x 10 mm
-this is only an approximate, the size varies slightly.
Length: 16 inches