Tag: silica

  • Pure chrysocholla with plumes!

    Bet you never seen this stuff before? Its was one of the frist pieces of chrysocolla silicate I ever purchased. Highly unstable and rather large so I haven’t tried to stabilize it yet. And though its very hard to see in the photos, there are fine, almost dendrite fine plumes in this piece! The plumes […]

  • unknown Sulphur Lapidary rough

    This is the frist cut from a piece of rough i keep finding in my overstocks. I do believe it is sulfur included in silica and some sulfide metal. You can smell it! But man, this photo was taken at dusk and the yellow color is insane. The hardness reminds me of serpentine but you’ll […]