The worlds biggest Amethyst Geode – The ‘Empress of Uruguay’ can be found at Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, Australia

The worlds biggest Amethyst Geode – The ‘Empress of Uruguay’ can be found at Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, Australia

Incredible colors!  Igneous rocks formed from lava flows of the Archaean era (>2,700 million years ago) are often found to contain disequilibrium-textured crystals characterized by spherulitic, branching or dendritic morphologies that occur in layers near the flow surface.

Incredible colors! Igneous rocks formed from lava flows of the Archaean era (>2,700 million years ago) are often found to contain disequilibrium-textured crystals characterized by spherulitic, branching or dendritic morphologies that occur in layers near the flow surface.

Scorodite; Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia

Scorodite; Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia

26100cts - World's Rarest & Largest Collector's Gem -Super Swiss Blue Topaz - NR

World's Rarest & Largest Collector's Gem -26100cts -Super Swiss Blue Topaz - NR

26100cts - World's Rarest & Largest Collector's Gem -Super Swiss Blue Topaz - NR

rough diamonds

rough diamonds

Amethyst on Quartz, Jackson Crossroads, Wilkes Co., Georgia.

Amethyst on Quartz, Jackson Crossroads, Wilkes Co., Georgia.

217 cts. Pakistan Peridot, Abstract Organic Carving. This 216 carat Peridot "Green Dream" abstract organic carving by Award-winning cutter, Larry Woods was featured in Gems & Gemology magazine and was also displayed with a Designer Necklace piece at the Smithsonian museum in Washington DC. Mined in 1997 from the Himalayan mountain ranges of Kohistan Valley, Pakistan, the original rough Peridot stone was an extremely rare & valuable specimen for its large size and its rich olive-green color.

217 cts. Pakistan Peridot, Abstract Organic Carving. This 216 carat Peridot "Green Dream" abstract organic carving by Award-winning cutter, Larry Woods was featured in Gems & Gemology magazine and was also displayed with a Designer Necklace piece at the Smithsonian museum in Washington DC. Mined in 1997 from the Himalayan mountain ranges of Kohistan Valley, Pakistan, the original rough Peridot stone was an extremely rare & valuable specimen for its large size and its rich olive-green color.

The National History Museum has added to its rich treasures, the 110-carat Cora Sun-Drop, claimed to be the world’s largest known vivid yellow pear-shape diamond. It was mined in Africa and lent to the museum by Cora International, the company that crafted the original rough diamond. The diamond gained its color from the minimal amount of nitrogen in its carbon structure making it extremely rare in nature

The National History Museum has added to its rich treasures, the 110-carat Cora Sun-Drop, claimed to be the world’s largest known vivid yellow pear-shape diamond. It was mined in Africa and lent to the museum by Cora International, the company that crafted the original rough diamond. The diamond gained its color from the minimal amount of nitrogen in its carbon structure making it extremely rare in nature

100-carat yellow diamond, Graff

100-carat yellow diamond, Graff

14-carat Blue Empress diamond from the De Beers Premier Diamond Mine in South Africa.

Magnificent 14ct. Fancy Blue Diamond

14-carat Blue Empress diamond from the De Beers Premier Diamond Mine in South Africa.

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