These Dakota Stones porcelain jasper 18x25mm faceted trapezoid beads are dark and dramatic beauties. Available in 8-inch strands, these beads feature somber colors of gray and cream along with dramatic reds and black. The colors and patterns of these beads give them a haunting quality. These beads feature asymmetrical, trapezoidal shapes. Porcelain jasper is a brecciated jasper found high in the Sierra Madre Mountains of Sonora, Mexico. It was found years ago on a gold claim. Metaphysically, porcelain jasper is said to be calming. Use these beads as interesting focal pieces or as bold accents in daring designs.