Nelsonite rock cardholder, has hot glue on bottom for feet so it does not scratch surface.
Collected from near Bryant, Nelson Co. Virginia in late 90's
Rock has about 1/8th inch grove cut for holding cards.
Nelsonite rock slab collected from near Bryant, Nelson Co. VA in the late 90's
Slabs are specimen grade and may pitting and fractures.
small size is about 3 square inches and about 1/4" thick
larger sizes available.
Nelsonite Rock Specimen - composed mainly of ilmenite, rutile and apatite
collected from near Bryant, Nelson County, Virginia in late 90's.
Approximate size - 1 to 2 inches - Larger options available
A piece of nelsonite surface collected. These are weathered specimens and the white apatite dissolves out fairly quickly (decades) once near the surface, this leaves the rock with pits/holes where the apatite was.
Unakite Rock Specimen - composed mainly of epidote, feldspar and quartz
collected from near Rose River,near Syria, Madison County, Virginia
Approximately fist size / near one pound range
May have fresh surface exposed or weathered surface.
This is material from older collections.
I will pick as nice of piece as I can for lapidary work, display or passably a gem tree base!
Virginia Granite State Map
A pinkish cream colored feldspar matrix with black actinolite crystals collected from Cedar Mountain Stone Quarry, Mitchells, Culpeper Co. Virginia
A map of Virginia hand cut and polished.
Approximate size: 3 inches by 1-1/2 inches by 1/4 inch