Quartz – Stone of Illusions

Quartz is one of the most common minerals on earth. It forms one of the largest collections of jewels. Translated from German quartz stone meaning is “solid”. These amazing stones as agate, rutile quartz, morion, chalcedony, cat’s eye, aventurine, amethyst and prasem belong to this family. In general, quartz is

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Hyacinth Stone

Beautiful hyacinth is actually a kind of red zircon. It is a transparent mineral, having affinity with precious stones. This stone can be compared in its beauty with rough diamond. Nowadays, hyacinth definition is also called “noble zircon”. The main deposits are concentrated in Australia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Madagascar, Russia.

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Stone Howlite: Student’s Mascot

    The chemical howlite composition is borosilicate calcium. This is a very rare mineral, but not so expensive. Most often it is used as a substitute for turquoise, because these gems are very similar. The greatest number of mineral is mined in the United States, in southern California. Also

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