Elbaite, on Quartz, nicknamed "Rabbit Ears". Amazing natural crystal formation ~ Houston Museum of Natural Science, Cullen Hall of Gems and Minerals (photo credit: Houston Convention and Visitor's Bureau)
Dioptase crystals (stalactitic in form) / Tsumeb, Namibia. – Very powerful healing stone. Works on the physical, emotional and spiritual heart. Merges the spiritual world with the physical world. Connects to the heart, intuition and feelings.
A very large and perfect Cuprite crystal from the Red Dome Mine in Chillagoe, if anybody is familiar with cuprite, crystals of this size & upwards are incredibly rare. They appear jet black however appear blood red when they are of gem quality an