Origin: Hope, BC, Canada
Description: This is basically British Columbia's form of picture stone. To me, it looks like coffee stains. There are manganese dendrites on the surface. When cut into cabs properly, it will resemble mountain scapes. The material was released during the Hope slide incident.
Chemical Composition: SiO2
Grade: Lapidary Grade
Inclusions: Almost none. no cracks, and no rind
Cost per Gram: $0.08
Size approximately 1 pc: 7cm x 4cm x 4.5cm
Weight approximately 1 pc: 180g
Rough is rough. We do our best to grade and describe pieces in the lot, but ultimately, they all differ.