Earth Rocks and Crystals.


Earth Rocks and Crystals.

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World's largest existing gold nugget by height Rare mineral specimens for sale on CuratorsEye.com

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Beneath the surface of the central region of Arkansas rest enormous beds of crystals the size of which are stunning. Some points are the size of skyscrapers, out of the reach of mining concerns, well below the deep waters. These 'Mother/Father Crystals' are very ancient and have been in a dormant mode for millennia.

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Poster free to copy/paste of rocks/names/info!

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Gold and quartz

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The STAR of SIERRA LEONE 968.80 carats. is the third largest diamond ever found, and the largest alluvial diamond ever found. The diamond was originally cut into a 143 carat stone, but because of an internal flaw, that stone was recut into 17 smaller stones, 14 of which are flawless.

Welcome to Simmons and Clark

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The World Largest Rubellite Tourmaline… 374,000 carats found in Brazil in 2006

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Fluorite #GemstoneSerendipity #gemstones #minerals #rocks #stones #fossils ###

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I always repin this one...it's just too crazy not to! Quartz with native copper and verdigris inclusions

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10 Most Rare Gemstones in the World Rarer than a Diamond | Geology IN

Geology IN: 10 Most Rare Gemstones in the World Rarer than a Diamond

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Tourmaline - Haramosh Mts, Pakistan

Tourmaline, Haramosh Mts, Pakistan - Spirifer Minerals | Facebook

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The Royal Ontario Museum houses the world’s largest faceted specimen of a mineral called Cerussite. Cerussite, from the Latin “white lead” is a lead carbonate mineral.

Jewel Envy: Cerussite

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Andradite, Hedenbergite Serifos Island, Cyclade Islands, Kyklades Prefecture, Aegean Islands, Greece.

I Fucking Love Minerals — Andradite, Hedenbergite Serifos Island, Cyclade...

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Phenomenal Gems

The Phenomenal Properties of Gems | GIA 4Cs Blog

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I think the beauty of gold speaks for itself. I wish there were a lot more of it on Earth. --Pia (Natural crystal forms of Gold)

Between a Rock and a Hearty Place: Crystallized Gold

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Crystals

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maxixe-beryl, ionic charges give color

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Morganite is the pink to orange-pink variety of beryl, a mineral that includes emerald and aquamarine. Morganite’s subtle color is caused by traces of manganese.

Alan Guisewite's Mineral Collection Images: Gemstones Page

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Purple Fluorite Crystal with Pyrite and Calcite ❦ CRYSTALS ❦ semi precious stones ❦ / Mineral Friends ♥

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.A diamond is just a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.

THE LAWS OF DISCIPLESHIP PROJECT | Tom Cocklereece

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The Romanovs' Jewelry ~ The Diamond of Pavel I || this light-pink diamond was bought by Catherine II's son Pavel I for 100 KRUR. Once this stone belonged to one of Indian princesses who wore it in her necklace. Pavel ordered to make a golden ring with this diamond for him. Until 1920s when the ring was disassembled jewelers called this stone the Blood-Red Ruby, as Pavel ordered to glue a red-colored pavilion (backside) to the ring's diamond. Kept in Armory Fund, Kremlin, Moscow

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Gorgeous 1.6" Natural Herkimer Diamond Quartz Crystal

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A thin slice of agatized dinosaur bone from the National Mineral Collection, Photo by Chip Clark

Agate - Mineral Gallery - Smithsonian Institution

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The Fukang meteorite was found in the mountains near Fukang, China in 2000. Pallasites are a type of stony–iron meteorite with beautiful olivine crystals.

Community Post: A Piece Of The Galaxy In Your Hands

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*68mm* Mineral! RARE Fossil Wood PRECIOUS OPAL Crystal - Virgin Valley, Nevada / Mineral Friends ♥

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Elbaite

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