Direct from the mines, thisLimited Number Batchof Dakota Stones rough material is perfect for gift giving or to keep for yourself. The same materials we use to cut our beads are available in these keepsake Gem Jars. Truly appreciate how beautiful and unique these gemstones are before they go through the lapidary process. These rough specimens are mined all over the globe and hand selected for Dakota Stones product line. Enjoy these rare and exotic stones in their natural form. Add some of your own favorite gemstones, rocks, or other mementos to the jar to make it a beautiful display for work or home.
Sizes of rough cut specimens will vary in size. Each jar will have a unique selection of stones: You jar could containapproximatelythe following:
2-3 large ranging 14-18mm
4-5 medium ranging 10-13mm
11-12 small ranging 7-10mm
Each Gem Jar will come with stone type card showing the limited batch number you are receiving. The 5oz. jars are glass with an air tight seal.
Mined in: Tibet
Properties: calming and patience, joy, psychic abilities, balance
Mohs Hardness: 7
Herkimer Quartz, also known as Herkimer Diamond, is transparent quartz crystal with brilliant sparkle. The crystal naturally forms with 18 facets, with points at both ends (double terminated). It may be completely clear and colorless or smoky, sometimes containing rainbow inclusions, air bubbles or black carbon deposits. The mineral is named for the place where it is principally found, Herkimer County, New York.