What on Earth Is Ammonite?
Ammonite fossils have a flat spiralling shell with grooves, ridges, and a wide chamber or opening called phragmocone. These fossils can be turned into crystalized stones called Ammolites through the process of compression and mineralization.
Turquoise is a gemstone that was once considered more valuable than gold and exchanged like currency. It can be found all over the world in areas with thermal or volcanic histories. The most exceptional grades of the Turquoise gemstone are found closest the Earth’s surface, as deeper deposits turn soft because of acids that are created during water percolation through [...]
Jasper is an ornamental stone which is found all around the world in North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. It comes in an array of beautiful colors and is applied to jewelry or used for decorative purposes. The stone is especially attractive because of the vibrant colors and diverse spotted, swirled, and linear patterns which naturally develop in [...]
What on Earth is Amazonite?
Amazonite is also referred to as the Amazon stone. The name was obtained from the Amazon River and the lush jungle region surrounding it where the original “green stones” were discovered. Its color ranges from light green, blue-green, or bright green. Most amazonite are translucent. On the Mohs’ scale of [...]
What on Earth Is Fire Agate?
Fire agate is a variety of chalcedony which contains inclusions of limonite or goethite, which are responsible for its unique appearance and the fiery iridescent effect that this stone possesses.The Physical Properties of Fire AgateAmong the physical properties of fire agate, the one that is most prone to variations is its color. Since it possesses inclusions of limonite and goethite, [...]
What on Earth is Agate?
Agate is a mineral of the Quartz family. It has many varieties, like Blue Lace Agate, Crazy Lace Agate, Dendritic Agate, Moss Agate, Luna Agate, and Fire Agate. The gemstone usually has bands in stripes or layers, while some varieties have specks of color, “eye” markings, or fossilized inclusions.The Physical Properties of AgateAgates are created [...]
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5 Things You Need to Know About the 2021 BIG Sale
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Stonebridge New Partnership and Products
Stonebridge and Heather Rulton have partnered to offer our community an eagerly-awaited range of products. Read on to find out details of this exciting new line of products.