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Rough chunk of Tanzanian "confetti" sunstone.          via Iridonousa

Rough chunk of Tanzanian "confetti" sunstone. My son loves gem stones. This one will blow his mind

The Cullinan I, or Great Star of Africa, weighs 530.4 carats and is part of the British Crown Jewels.

Soon to be mine. :-) carat gem is the world’s second largest known Grade D Colorless diamond. The Millennium Star is an internally and externally flawless, pear-shaped diamond owned by De Beers

Purple Mohave Turquoise

Not your typical Texas turquoise! Purple Mohave Turquoise Gemstone Cabochon 6457 (The lavender color is not what I would normally think of as turquoise, but it is pretty.

Soap rock!   <<<< how pretty!  I've never heard of soap rock before...  <3~R~<3

Soap rocks - Banded opal, rock, raw cut - has the perfect colours for the zero to infinity trend

Precious Opal Beautiful specimen at the Harvard Mineralogical Museum.From Queensland,Australia

Precious Opal - Beautiful specimen at the Harvard Mineralogical Museum; from Queensland, Australia

Colors minerals | Pink by Eva

I love crystals! I hang crystal ornaments on a mini tree in my office at Christmas, and have gorgeous pink, purple, white, and orange crystals on my desk. I even have a little pink crystal 'worry stone' I keep in my pocket when I travel. Its fun to rub

ggeology:  Rose Quartz geode  Diana A.V. DaPontes  http://www.pinterest.com/dianaveradesign/raw-gemstones-lore-gemology-intelligence/

Rose Quartz Geode - Druzy Cabochon What is Druzy? Druzy crystals take hundreds or even thousands of years to form. They form as molten rock begins to cool with trapped gases inside. The gases cause gaps in the rock. As groudwater flows through these gap

Natural Trillion Blue Green Chrysocolla

2.90 Ct. Natural Trillion Blue Green Chrysocolla NR

These beautiful Amethyst clusters feature a flat cut base, allowing them to stand boldly upon any surface-top and filling any space with its balance and clam inducing energies. These are the perfect l

Amethyst Cluster w/ Cut Base

Amethyst, pop one under your pillow it'll help you sleep #amatista debajo de la almohada ayuda a #dormir

February or second month birthstone is amethyst gemstone. Know more about amethyst gemstone with it's history, myths, lore.


Opal: " For in them you shall see the living fire of the ruby, the glorious purple of the amethyst, the sea-green of the emerald, all glittering together in an incredible mixture of light." ~ Roman Pliny the Elder on Opal, Century AD--iridescence

Sugilite the strongest stones to wear to give protection from negative entities, and  attachments.  As it is a violet flame crystal for healing.  If you have emotional problems this stone is strongly nurturing. It assists you to let go of worry, and it stimulates positive feelings that aid the release of stress and brings peace of mind and calmness.  | www.lookingbeyond.com

Sugilite the strongest stones to wear to give protection from negative entities, and its energy helps to remove negative attachments. There are many other excellent qualities that this stone brings to you as well. As it is a violet flame crystal.

A specimen of a copper mineral called linarite contains unusual large crystals.

LINARITE, New Mexico. Very easily mistaken for Azurite at first glance. Linarite is a related Copper mineral only rarely encountered, especially in large, discrete crystals. From the spectacular find of a lifetime, made by Brian Huntsman in December