Nelsonite Rock Rough for Sean_B

Nelsonite rock the official state rock of Virginia as of July 1, 2016. Nelsonite is composed mainly of ilmenite, rutile and apatite collected from near Bryant, Nelson Co. Virignia.

 

Large Nelsonite Rock Rough side-1

Large Nelsonite Rock Rough side-2

Large Nelsonite Rock Rough side-3

Large Nelsonite Rock Rough side-4

Hematite (iridescent stalactites) from Peters Mountain, Alleghany County, Virginia

Hematite (iridescent stalactites) from Peters Mountain, Alleghany County, Virginia

From collection of R.E. Houff (collected prior 80’s)

Large (73 LBs) stalactitic formation of hematite with coating of iridescent hematite variety turgite. The turgite forms beautiful rainbow colors from violet to green and blue. Where the coating has flaked away, brilliant hematite is visible beneath.

Fairystone pendant for Kelly_S

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant

 

 

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant Side – A

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant Side – B

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant Side – A

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant Side – B

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Fairy Stone Pendant for Michael_D

Fairy stone pendants wrapped in Sterling Silver. Stones have a grove cut in them for the wire.

Fairy stone pendants wrapped in SS – side 1

Fairy stone pendants wrapped in SS – side 1

Fairy stone pendants wrapped in SS – side 2

Fairy stone pendants wrapped in SS – […]

Fairystone pendant for Sahron_F

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant – 00604

 

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant front

Virginia Staurolite (Fairy stone Cross) Pendant back

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mineral specimens for Elizabeth_K

Mineral specimens from Montross collection. Quartz, fluorite, sphalertie, chalcopyrite.

 

Quartz with drusy calcite and quartz coating, – selenite sticks on hold

Quartz with drusy calcite and quartz coating

Quartz with drusy calcite and quartz coating

Quartz with drusy calcite and quartz coating

Chalcopyrite, Campbell Mine AZ

Chalcopyrite, Campbell […]

State Map of Virginia Granite-Kristen_F

Map of Virginia cut from granite.

 

Virginia state Map cut from VA Granite

 

Virginia state Map cut from VA Granite

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Coprolite (fossilized Dino Poop)Pendant for Margaret_L

Coprolite (fossilized Dino Poop)Pendant

Coprolite Pendant_front

Cerussite TN for Alicia_T

Thumbnail Cerussite specimens.

Cerussite TN specimens

Cerussite TN specimens

 

Larimar for Rachel_C

Franklinite and Larimar for Rachel.

Franklinite in matrix Franklin, New Jersey

 

3 Larimar pendants, the heart is in Gold-fill wire the others in Sterling Silver wire

3 Larimar pendants, the heart is in Gold-fill wire the others in Sterling Silver wire

 

 

 

 

 

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