Archive for the ‘Loose Gems’ Category

Rutilated Quartz Eggs

 

Rutilated Quartz Eggs: These Quartz Eggs are about 3 inches high. Many bright gold rutile needle inclusions or just a few. Price $100.00 We also have gemstone spheres and eggs in Sugelite,rutilated smokey Quartz, clear Quartz, tigereye and other semiprecious stones. Email me your interests.  

Tourmaline

 

Tourmaline, Birthstone for October (pink form): Tourmaline is in the silicate family and is one of the most chemically complex and diverse of all the gemstones.  This means great fun for collectors who can build collections of dozens of different colors and shades of one gem.  I like to build…

Blue Zircon

 

  Blue Zircon, Birthstone for December:  Zircon is a natural gemstone (not Zirconia) which has an high refractive index and therefore is very brilliant when cut correctly. It comes in various shades of blue, greenish blue, orange, red, pink, and white (and a few others that are rare). It is not…

Topaz

 

Precious Topaz, Birthstone for November:    Topaz is harder (8 on a scale of 10) than most gemstones and comes in a number of colors – white, blue, green, yellow, champagne, gold, orange, pink and even a rare red from old Russia. The blues and probably the greens are mostly…

Tanzanite

 

 Tanzanite Tanzanite is an exceptionally rare and beautiful gem found only in Tanzania. One of it’s optical properties, trichroism, is particularly unusual. As you turn the untreated rough in your hand it changes from blue to purple to gold. The gems to be cut are usually oriented to have purest…

Emeralds

 

Emeralds, Birthstone for May Emerald is in the beryl family along with blue aquamarine, gold heliodor, and pink morganite. There is also a very rare red form of beryl found in the USA. It is a hard gem with a rating of 8 on a scale of 10. It is…

Loose Gems

 

  Emerald is in the beryl family along with blue aquamarine, gold heliodor, and pink morganite. There is also a very rare red form of beryl found in the USA. It is a hard gem with a rating of 8 on a scale of 10. It is very durable when…