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Rough Rock

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Rough Rock

  • Actinolite
    Actinolite
    $3.75
    Round nodule of Actinolite from the Hopeland area Mendecino County, California. This is the minerasl that forms Nephrite Jade. The slender green chromium chatoyant crystals are larger, elongated felted into this shape. It is...
  • Agatized Silver Coral
    Agatized Silver Coral
    $3.75
    This rough is from Indonesia and cuts the coolest looking cabs with a great story to tell. Super silver color cells. -WET pic.-(2.2 oz.) end cut 2 healed...
  • Alabama Paint Rock Agate`'
    Alabama Paint Rock Agate`'
    $4.25
    This material is not collected much anymore and is scarce. Paint Rock Agate was found at the interface of the upper Mississippian limestone and the Pennsylvanian sandstone on the steep sides of the Cumberland Plateau. The...
  • Alunite`
    Alunite`
    $4.25
    Found in voids associated with volcanic rocks and usually collected by mineral buffs for the beautful crystal formations. This Utah rough is also very popular for cutting awesome cabs as the red color at...
  • Ametrine`
    Ametrine`
    $12.25
    Aka: Trystine or Bolivianite, is a naturally occurring variety of quartz. It is a mixture of amethyst and citrine with zones of purple and yellow or orange. You can facet or cab it. If you don't have any Ametrine jewelry you...
  • Angelite
    Angelite
    $2.50
     This is a massive form of the mineral Anhydrite from Peru.  With the rich blue color and solid nature of this material, I think it's the best Angelite I've ever seen. -WET pic.-(4.4 oz.) end cut...
  • Apache Creek Agate^
    Apache Creek Agate^
    $1.75
    This rough was collected in the hills around Apache Creek, New Mexico.  -WET pic.-(5.2 oz.)...
  • Aqua Nueva Agate,
    Aqua Nueva Agate,
    $4.25
    One of the premiere agates of Mexico with it's tight banding and nice bright colors. Here's a sweet, solid piece that will cut some beauties. Hard to see what's really going on inside but the small windows give promise...
  • Aqua Nueva Agate``
    Aqua Nueva Agate``
    $3.25
    One of the premiere agates of Mexico with it's great colors and patterns that never stop. Here's a nice little group.-WET pic.-(5 oz.)   solid...a couple fractures......great...
  • Arizona Chrysoscolla`
    Arizona Chrysoscolla`
    $3.25
    Nice mixture of Chrysocolla and Quartz from the Big Horn Mountains of Arizona. Much of the time the Chrysocolla is in a thin layer that when the rock breaks, it breaks on the thin layer and appears that the piece is solid...
  • Arizona Lace Amethyst'
    Arizona Lace Amethyst'
    $3.00
    This is some rough from Arizona that is quite beautiful. Look at all the color. There are other amethyst lace material in the western part of America but most is so grainy it is hard to cab.   -WET pic.-(6.8 oz...
  • Arroyo Picture Jasper
    Arroyo Picture Jasper
    $1.75
    Arroyo, Oregon is where this jasper is found. What a variety of semi-precious stone this part of the world yields.   -WET-(5.6 oz. end...
  • Bahia Agate
    Bahia Agate
    $2.75
    When you think you have seen them all, another completely different type agate comes to the front. This will happen in places like Brazil. These show waterline in most of them with some having windows in...
  • Balmorhea Blue  Agate.
    Balmorhea Blue Agate.
    $1.75
    Balmorhea Texas was mapped out in 1906 with the town's name being an amalgamation of Balcom, Morrow, and Rhea, the surnames of its founders. The Original inhabitants of the area were the Mascalero Apache...
  • Banded Filament Agate`'
    Banded Filament Agate`'
    $1.25
    This is a sweet agate from Mexico with very cool filament action.-WET pic.-(2.2 oz.)end cut no...
  • Banded Purple Fluorite*'
    Banded Purple Fluorite*'
    $3.25
    Alternating layers of clear and purple with some very fine bands that are both faint and crisp in this beautiful purple/blue Chinese Fluorite.  (5.2 oz.) end cut ... typical fluorite issues.. good...
  • Bat Cave Jasper
    Bat Cave Jasper
    $4.50
    Also called Ochoco Rim jasper. This stuff comes from the Ochoco Rim area that is near Prineville, Oregon.  The signature cab cut from this material is done so by cutting paralell to the bands or from the top light color...
  • Bear Canyon agate
    Bear Canyon agate
    $12.75
      Over ten years ago a collecting area in Bear Canyon at the southern end of the Pryor Mountains of Montana was found. You better be prepared for some tough terrain and know that you will find the...
  • Beaver Rim Agate
    Beaver Rim Agate
    $9.50
    May 5th 2010 was a great day for collecting in Wyoming according to Eddy Cole.  He went to an area that he had found on a ranchers land near Beaver Rim. With permission given to take all the rocks he wanted so more...
  • Berber Agate,
    Berber Agate,
    $4.75
    Morocco is the home of Berber Agate and as you can see it is kin to Moroccan Agate. This is an amazing chunk that can be cut for some beautiful cabs or kept as am awesome looker!  -WET pic.-(6.8 oz.) no...

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