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20 Of The Most Stunning Minerals & Stones Found On Earth

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The selection of beautiful stones and minerals you’ll find below are some of the most breathtaking spectacles our world has to offer.

“Tucked away and fused into the Earth’s core are millions of hidden treasures in the form of rare gems, colorful stones and dazzling minerals. But aside from the universally admired and desire diamond (interesting fact only a diamond can cut a diamond), what other minerals are worth taking a closer look at?

We’ve put together this very special list which contains 20 stunning minerals, some common, some rare yet all beautiful in their own unique way. It’s going to be hard for you to pick a favorite, but give it a try, anyway!” said sobadsogood.com

1. Luz Opal with “The Galaxy” inside


2. Opal with the Ocean inside


3. Bismuth


4. Black Opal Lightning Ridge


5. Opal Fossil


6. The Empress of Uruguay: Worlds Biggest Amethyst Geode


7. Rose Quartz Geode


8. Fluorite


9. Burmese Tourmaline


10. Titanium Quartz


11. Scolecite


12. Chrysocolla in Malachite


13. Sunset Fire Opal


14. Watermelon Tourmaline


15. Azurite


16. Bismuth (Variant)


17. Rhodochrosite


18. Uvarovite


19. Tourmaline on Quartz with Lepidolite and Cleavelandite


20. Realgar on Calcite


21. Pink Rhodochrosite

“Now that you’ve seen them all, which would you like to have sitting on your mantelpiece? I’m somewhat bias toward of number 9, the ‘Burmese Tourmaline’ – a little bit of smokey style and elegance as they say!

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