Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary

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Pietersite from Nambia Africa A form of tiger eye also called Tempest stone Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Feb 8 Feb 8 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
A Topaz. A freaking huge Topaz. Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Feb 16 Feb 16 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Largest Tanzanite ever, it said. Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Feb 24 Feb 24 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Beautiful Shattuckite crystals with Malachite • from Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia Or something from Dr Suess Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat June 29 Jun 29 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Natural rainbow Iris agate I love this one! Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat July 28 Jul 28 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Plancheite Minerals from Tantara Mine Rainbow Iridescent Pyrite Tanzanite Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Oct 26 Oct 26 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Awesome bumblebee jasper from Indonesia Vanadinite with coronadite on pyrolusite and hollandite from Taouz (Morocco) Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Jan 4 Jan 4 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Wow! Amazing Scolecite crystals with Heulandite matrix geode from India Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Jan 12 Jan 12 44 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Still waiting to get my collection out of storage, just got keys to my first rental without roommates in a few years today. But here are some pics that shared on Facebook almost a year ago from my first trip to Afton Canyon in Southern California. ... Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
ClaytonE83 July 24 Jul 24 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
A few random pics I took yesterday while sorting and washing some stones I recently acquired or cut... Finally getting my collection in order and sawing through some rocks I found to see what they look like. The gem club I recently joined when I ... Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
ClaytonE83 Sep 16 Sep 16 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
A few of the rocks I collected on Monday in Afton California Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
ClaytonE83 Jan 24 Jan 24 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
My current favorite stone. I even have a few cabs! Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Jan 25 Jan 25 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
A really big Amethyst geode Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Feb 16 Feb 16 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Rhodochrosite stalactite Argentina Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Apr 3 Apr 3 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Sagenitic Malachite Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat May 9 May 9 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Yowah opal Queensland Australia Rare example Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat May 23 May 23 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
@Hathacat, did you see this one? mindblowingly gorgeous and huge ammonite from Alberta Canada. I’ve had the opportunity to visit the museum in Vancouver city on Vancouver Island and I saw one there that was even larger, but not colorful. It’s a ... Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
dede18 June 18 Jun 18 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
This is an excellent example of two intergrown cubes of pyrite. from Navajún, La Rioja, Spain Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat June 20 Jun 20 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Some kind of agate from Kentucky Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
ClaytonE83 July 11 Jul 11 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Deep blue Azurite crystals from Morocco Such a color of blue! Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat July 16 Jul 16 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Stunning Fossil Coral cabs Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat July 17 Jul 17 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Seeing this pretty garnet cluster reminded me I wanted to try to make some resin crystals with silicon molds. Just wish I had a mold in a shape like this instead of the standard quartz molds I'm seeing. Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
ClaytonE83 Aug 20 Aug 20 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
I cracked open some brick shaped rocks I found and I think the pattern of quartz and feldspar or maybe just quartz is interesting. Reminds me of a labyrinth or Egyptian writing , even a little bit of The Matrix lol Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
ClaytonE83 Aug 29 Aug 29 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
This is one way to obtain a fossil collection! Someone had the cheek to steal a WHOLE TRAILER of rare and valuable fossils ... (I received the notice from my rock club this morning, help is asked to report any information). QUOTE: "Valuable ... Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
dede18 Sep 14 Sep 14 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Amethyst druze whit a super amazing Calcite formation from Ametista do Sul, Brasil Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group
Hathacat Oct 7 Oct 7 33 Posted in Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary group


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