Friday, September 27, 2013

Cool Gemstones II

Citrine. Quartz crystal from the La Gardette Mine, Bourg d’Oisans, France.

Quartz : clear quartz crystal from Arkansas. Has intersecting quartz rod giving the appearance of "the Sword in the Stone"
Tanzanite : natural deep blue tanzanite crystal.

Cornetite : deep blue cornetite. From Etoile Mine, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo.
Tourmaline on Quartz - Jonas Mine, Brazil.

Fluorite crystal on a matrix of granite. From Piemonte, Italy.
Star Moonstone from Burma

Cat’s Eye Sillimanite from India.
Mozambique ruby, Madagascar blue sapphire, and a Madagascar purple sapphire.