Topaz blue gem crystal. Xanda mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Al2(SiO4)F,OH)2. Pegmatites and high temperature quartz veins. Cavities in granites and rhyolites. Deposited by fluorine-rich vapors in rocks of rhyolite composition. Type Locality: Topasos Island in the Red Sea.
Aquamarine from Summayar, Nagar-Minerals-Giligit -- Minerals, Gem Stones: From the Land of Summayar "ChumarBakur" Nagar Valley, Gilgit
High Down Quarry is the type locality for the aluminium phopshate wavellite. It was discovered there by John Hill in the late eighteenth century and named for William Wavell a local physician and #mineral collector. (photo by Crazy Dave Green on Flickr)
Kyanite on Quartz; One of my favorite stones-Kyanite! It ALIGNS ALL OF THE CHAKRAS AUTOMATICALLY AND IMMEDIATELY WITH NO CONSCIOUS DIRECTION. NEVER needs cleansed. Helps in decision-making, dream-solving, assists in dispelling confusion from emotional, spiritual and intellectual issues.