Love collecting agates? Wonderful old agates are still being offered from Mexico and new discoveries are occasionally discovered. Here are some of the most popular agates found in Mexico.
The history and origin of the many varieties of Nevada Turquoise is quite fascinating. Starting a collection of Nevada Turquoise is a great way to start collecting fabulous varieties of Turquoise.
THREE NATURAL FORMS OF IRON THAT ARE USED IN MAKING JEWELRY AND MANY CRAFT ITEMS.
Learn why Paraiba is a rare and expensive gemstone and how it got its color etc
Turquoise is a stunning greenish-blue gemstone, that looks amazing set in silver jewelry. But where does it come from and how long have we been wearing exquisite turquoise jewelry?
Numerous types of copper minerals have been collected from the Lavender Pit and the Copper Queen Mine as well as several small mines in and around Bisbee, Arizona.
To get maximum benefit, Gemstones have to be worn the correct way. Check this Hub for tips on wearing astrological rings the right way, the fingers to wear them, Metals to be used, Time and Day etc
A beginner's guide to birthstones and gemstones, including their attributed uses and properties.
Different beliefs pop-up when one inquires about the source of the name of Topaz. While some state it to have derived its name out of Greek term of ‘Topazion’, others state the Sanskrit term of ‘Tapas’ to be its origin. Blue Topaz stone, the...
Although they are both copper minerals and are somewhat similar in appearance, Chrysocolla and Turquoise are not the same thing. Often found with Malachite, Tenorite, Cuprite, and Azurite.