Fluorite with aquamarine from Erongo Mtns, Namibia. Photo by Jeff Scovil.
You should see this under a light-box! Colorful and scare terminated crystal of Ametrine - the gemstone famous for its unsual coloration mix of both Amethyst and Citrine! Ametrine comes from only one locality in the world and that is the Anahi Mine in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Measuring 9.5 cm tall, this specimen is a crystal collectors dream!
A very rare stone, which can only be found in one mine located in Bolivia. Ametrine is a very unique and rare combination of Amethyst and Citrine. Ametrine combines masculine and feminine energy and helps bring harmony with others. Ametrine disperses negativity from the aura and fills the voids with energizing and stabilizing qualities of Pure Light Energy. It raises the frequency of the body...
Andamooka Matrix Opal - "Black" is a generic term for the base or background colour after the Andamooka Opal Matrix Stone has been treated. "Opal" is basically silica which has retained a small water content, SiO2.nH2O with variations from almost worthless opal silica without fire (potch), through to high grade gem opal silica with fire. "Matrix" is a host stone where the opal silica has infused into it.
Azurite from the Holbrook extension of the Lavender pit . The extension was started in 1968, it mined out several of the earlier underground mines including both Holbrook shafts The specimen is very similar to the early material recovered from the Holbrook # 1. Mineral Friends ♥
Beryl (Heliodor) :: Madagascar is a pegmatite rich country. From this richness once in a while they find some of the best Heliodor Beryls in the world. The form is perfect and the intense golden color makes them among the best known. We have managed to obtain an extraordinary specimen: doubly terminated, a floater, gem, damage free, and as you can see in the photo with a fabulous color. A gem mineral collector's dream! Ikalamavony, Fianarantsoa Madagascar
mineralia: Titanite with Quartz & Chlorite from Pakistan by Dan Weinrich
Dioptase crystals From the Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia, SW Africa. Measures 6.4 cm by 5.1 cm by 2.4 cm in total size.
Le Creative Sweatshop combines the installation form and the photography to do interesting contemporary still lifes based in soft colors and forms and made from common objects and materials
True Fire Obsidian is found only in Glass Buttes, Oregon
Oregon Sunstone - They say that Sunstone is an ideal stone to inspire hope, protection, and passion. Sunstone takes in the power of the sun and is said to bring the Suns light into your life, and therefore used to dispel the dark negative energy. It is thought to contain energies that help stimulate your personal power of attraction, making it a good stone for boosting ones self-confidence.