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Rain Forest Jasper came from a molten flow of magma from the now extinct Mount Hay volcano near Queensland,
Australia about 120 million years ago. The thick Rhyolitic magma that escaped from deep within the volcano was
heavier and settled down through the lighter magma. As it settled towards the bottom of the mix it cooled slower,
allowing the formation of spherical and phenocryst crystalline structures to form together. The final result of this unique
occurrence is a Rhyolite that contains quartz and feldspar orbs or nodules. This same process also caused gas
bubbles to form which when cooled, maintained their shape. These are known as "Thunder eggs", another favorite of
collectors. This stone was first presented in 1986 and has grown in popularity since it's introduction to the market.

Rain Forest Jasper got it's name from the striking colors of green, red, brown, yellow, creams and oranges,
reminiscent of a scene in a rain forest. Although this stone has no association with a rain forest other than its common
name, Rain Forest Jasper sounds better than Spherulitic Rhyolite. Other names for this unique mineral are Rain Forest
Rhyolite, Spherulitic Rhyolite, Orbicular Jasper and Marine Agate.  
Item # RFJ05109423
X- Large Polished Face Rain Forest
Jasper Slab from Australia
$95.00
RAIN FOREST JASPER
This specimen measures 9" x 6" (23 x 15cm) Wide x 3/8" (9mm) Thick, and weighs 1.1
lbs (499g)  It is a slice of green RAIN FOREST JASPER. It has a beautiful complex
pattern of light green with patches of greenish-beige. There are many semi-spherical
pockets filled with colored Agate - from white to cream to root beer to deep brown. Some
of the pockets are hollow with minuscule Quartz crystals in them. It is polished on one
side and smoothly sliced on the other.  From Mt. Hay, Queensland, Australia.  Note:
There are natural surface reaching cracks and inclusions in this specimen, which is
characteristic to this material. An excellent large display piece!
Item # 1RFJ05144831
Polished Rain Forest Jasper Nodule
from Australia
$30.00
RAIN FOREST JASPER POLISHED NODULE
This specimen measures 2.94 X 2.68 X 1.75 inches (74.7 x 68.1 x 44.5mm) and weighs
10.7 oz or 0.67 lbs (304g)  It is a display piece of green RAIN FOREST JASPER. It has a
beautiful complex pattern of light green with patches of greenish-beige. There are
semi-spherical pockets filled with colored Agate - from white to cream to root beer to
deep brown. Some of the pockets are hollow with minuscule Quartz crystals in them. It is
a nice polished nodule from Mt. Hay, Queensland, Australia.  Note: There are natural
surface reaching cracks and inclusions in this specimen, which is characteristic to this
material. An excellent display piece!
Item # 2RFJ05143831
Polished Free Form Rain Forest Jasper
Nodule from Australia
$30.00
RAIN FOREST JASPER POLISHED NODULE
This specimen measures 2.9 x 2.6 x 1.78 inches (73.7 x 66 x 45.3mm) and weighs 10.6
oz or 0.66 lbs (302g)  It is a display piece of green RAIN FOREST JASPER. It has a
beautiful complex pattern of light green with patches of greenish-beige. There are many
semi-spherical pockets filled with colored Agate - from white to cream to root beer to
deep brown. Some of the pockets are hollow with minuscule Quartz crystals in them. It is
a nice polished nodule from Mt. Hay, Queensland, Australia.  Note: There are natural
surface reaching cracks and inclusions in this specimen, which is characteristic to this
material. This piece has MANY orbs but it also has one side with plain tan green rough.
Still an excellent display piece!
Item # 3RFJ09144831
Polished Rain Forest Jasper Nodule
from Australia
$30.00
RAIN FOREST JASPER POLISHED NODULE
This specimen measures 2.9 x 2.7 x 1.8 inches (7.5 x 6.8 x 4.7 cm) and weighs 10.6 oz or
0.66 lbs (301g)  It is a display piece of green RAIN FOREST JASPER. It has a beautiful
complex pattern of light green with patches of greenish-beige. There are semi-spherical
pockets (windows) filled with colored Agate - from white to cream to root beer to deep
brown. Some of the pockets are hollow with minuscule Quartz crystals in them. It is a nice
polished nodule from Mt. Hay, Queensland, Australia.  Note: There are natural surface
reaching cracks and inclusions in this specimen, which is characteristic to this material.
An excellent display piece!
Item # 4RFJ05143831
Polished Free Form Rain Forest Jasper
Nodule from Australia
$30.00
RAIN FOREST JASPER POLISHED NODULE
This specimen measures 2.9 x 2.7 x 1.7 inches (7.3 x 6.9 x 4.3 cm) and weighs 10.0 oz or
0.62 lbs (284g)  It is a display piece of green RAIN FOREST JASPER. It has a beautiful
complex pattern of light green with patches of greenish-beige. There are semi-spherical
pockets filled with colored Agate - from white to cream to root beer to deep brown. Some
of the pockets are hollow with minuscule Quartz crystals in them. It is a nice polished
nodule from Mt. Hay, Queensland, Australia.  Note: There are small natural surface
reaching cracks and inclusions in this specimen, which is characteristic to this material.
This piece has smaller orbs which produce a more solid looking specimen. Still an
excellent display piece!