Eugenia Loli - Honestly WTF
As of late, I’ve been overwhelmingly inspired by collages. The more I see them, the more I’m tempted to start collecting old magazine cutouts for hours of cutting and pasting fun. Eugenia Loli‘s amazing work opens…
Amethyst: A Passion for Purple
This article tells of the history of Amethyst, from its roots in Egypt, to its place in the Crown Jewels. Some notable jewelry items using Amethyst are described, and the use of Amethyst is Suffragette jewelry is discussed.
25 Minerais e Pedras Espetaculares
"Mineral" não é a primeira coisa que vem à mente quando você escuta a palavra "beleza",mas esta seleção de alguns dos mais belos minerais e pedras do mundo será uma festa para os olhos.Um mineral é uma "substância que ocorre naturalmente e que é sólido inorgânico representável por u
Quartz - var. Ametrine /ghc73/
Rare and unusual variety of quartz - ametrine from Anahi mine. Floater. Crystal is naturaly etched and have spectacular morphology. Colors (amethyst and citrine) are vivid. Very aesthetic
The Largest Faceted Cerussite Gem in the World
The Light of the Desert is a cerussite gem in the Royal Ontario Museum's collection. It is the world’s largest faceted example of cerussite.
110-Carat Yellow Diamond Sells for a Record $12.3 Million
The Sun-Drop Diamond, considered the largest known pear-shaped fancy vivid yellow diamond in the world, sold for $12.3 million Tuesday at Sotheby’s Sale of Magnificent Jewels in Geneva. The auction house said the price paid for the 110.03-carat gem set a world auction record for yellow diamonds. The previous record for [...]
Mines of emeralds | Greenbewitch - Certified Colombian Emeralds
Stones Mine SitesThe emerald deposits of Colombia are comprised of the emerald exploration zone located in the eastern and western emerald belts of the eastern cordillera of the Colombian Andes.