I really like this fossil wood and exact piece in particular. Not sure this one is going anywhere yet but I did acquire three more piece of the petrified colla wood. More to come. I read that Turkey is not letting any more of it out of the country. They are considering it a national … [Read more…]
Copper was present when this wood petrified, which brought about the blue Azurite within it. Really amazing material! Very special pendant coming soon. I was able to acquire a few more pieces of this material which I will have soon. So excited!
This cab of “old-stock” Azurite is from the Czar Shaft in Bisbee, Arizona. It comes from a 1950’s mineral collection. The mine in Bisbee, AZ open in 1917 and closed in 1974. This cab is one of the finest mineral specimens I have ever owned. It has gotten attention at every show ever displayed. I … [Read more…]