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Olympic Poppy Jasper
« on: November 23, 2014, 08:39:20 PM »

Thought I would start a thread showing some of the fun variations of Olympic Poppy Jasper that I have found over the years.. My good camera was destroyed by an unrepentant house guest this summer, but I've got a cheap digital, and should be able to get a pic or two tomorrow of this years latest haul.










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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2014, 09:14:38 PM »

I'm in awe!   :thumbsup:   Wish I could afford some right now but my Hubby told me no spending for now.   :sad5:
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2014, 10:18:25 PM »

WOW thats some nice stuff bud and I can't wait to see the new stuff . :icon_thumleft:
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #3 on: November 24, 2014, 07:25:02 AM »

All of them are beauties but the bubbly ocean with sea snake scene in that second photo is crazy gorgeous. WOW
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #4 on: November 24, 2014, 09:21:31 AM »

A new classic for sure. Put some away folks this year before it is gone.
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #5 on: November 24, 2014, 02:53:56 PM »

sure has a lot going on in this beautifull stone :headbang:
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #6 on: November 25, 2014, 12:03:24 PM »

Oh my goodness!!!   Is that second one with the black and orange still around, and available?!?!?!!!!!   It's my black and oranges!!!!!
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #7 on: November 25, 2014, 12:24:10 PM »

These are all from my Stash box. :) NFS.

I'll keep an eye out for something in that range and post it up for sale if it comes along.
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #8 on: November 25, 2014, 01:36:39 PM »

Woohoo!   Most outstanding.    :glasses9:   I do understand having a personal stash box.   I think mine must be the size of a small car..........
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #9 on: January 13, 2015, 05:04:01 PM »

I have always been partial to Poppy Jaspers:) Love everyone of them:)
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #10 on: January 14, 2015, 06:48:06 AM »

I have always been partial to Poppy Jaspers:) Love everyone of them:)

Me too!

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I love the last batch that I bought from you Joshua.
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #11 on: January 15, 2015, 10:18:31 AM »

Thanks for the kind words!

Liz- you may very well have been the last person to ever get any of this material from my claim. Shutting down and moving away.  :sad5:

I'll miss digging, and seeing the amazing patterns come to light in this material.
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #12 on: April 28, 2017, 02:39:36 AM »

So did you move away? Did you let your claim expire? Anymore of that Popoy Jasper come to market or is that all until someone else re-opens the claim? Curious as that is some nice looking material. Shame to not have some more out of the ground and getting around.
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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #13 on: April 28, 2017, 07:39:15 AM »

The claim is closed and I moved away. There is a small chance that I will mine a few pounds this year, but I don't see the material being commercially available again in the near future. I miss it too!

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Re: Olympic Poppy Jasper
« Reply #14 on: April 28, 2017, 01:39:44 PM »

Thought I would start a thread showing some of the fun variations of Olympic Poppy Jasper that I have found over the years.. My good camera was destroyed by an unrepentant house guest this summer, but I've got a cheap digital, and should be able to get a pic or two tomorrow of this years latest haul.

Is this "Olympic" as in Olympic Penninsula in Washington?
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