How ocean jasper was found has an interesting story. During 1900s there were various stories doing rounds that this jasper family member can be had from Madagascar, but its location can’t be identified. The original site, where this jasper was located had lost. But during 2000 Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, this gemstone made it re-emergence and was placed before the jewelry admirers. It was then its story was revealed that after a tireless search for 45 days along the Madagascar coast an exploration group belonging to Madagascar Minerals, a mining company discovered this gemstone. The reason quoted for the lost of the earmarked site was due to the fact that one can see its site only from low tide when in a boat, which is why planners made different plans to reach this mysterious place carefully.
However, you will come across different variety of ocean jasper beads belonging to Madagascar in different jewelry items; all the material becomes unique when Ocean jasper beads are embedded into pendants, necklaces and earrings. When you look at this jewel in its rough state, which in true sense its natural form, you will be surprised by its beautiful markings which help in making this gemstone a prized one.
Various reputed jewelry or professional jewelry crafters are aware that when you polish its rough stage, it took around 5 to 6 weeks to get them its best pattern or design. But it’s a good idea not to treat this stone and get it remained in its natural state which will look awesome in necklaces, pendants and even in rings too.