Collector Eggs made from Agate, Jasper, Marble and other Gemstones

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EGG400b  This is a pretty glass Phosphorescence egg.  It is a pale green color in normal light and shows a brighter green in the dark.  Phosphorescence material glows in the dark without using ultraviolet light. Typically, the glowing slowly fades out within minutes or up to a few hours.  This very cool egg measures approximately 1 3/4" tall x nearly 1 3/8" in diameter and has an unpolished exterior texture much like a real egg.   Something different and interesting.

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Glass Phosphorescence Egg

$6.00

EGG401b This is a very nice Dolomite egg. This egg measures approximately 2 1/4" tall x 1 3/4".  It has a nice polish which reveals the nice color and design of this unique egg! A great addition to any collection!

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Dolomite is a sedimentary carbonate rock and a mineral which is composed of Calcium and Magnesium. It is sometime referred to as Dolostone or Dolomitic Limestone. It is used as an ornamental stone, as raw material for the manufacture of cement, added to soil to lower acid levels and as a nutritional supplement.

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Dolomite Egg

$10.00

EGG402c  Here's a new item, a pretty Opalite egg. This egg measures nearly 2" x 1 1/2" and has a good polish. Very nice!

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Opalite is a trade name for a man-made precious opal imitation. It is usually made of glass or resin. Man-made or not, it is definitely a beautiful "gem stone" and one of my personal favorites.

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Opalite Egg

$25.00

EGG403c  Here's something different,  a lovely Serpentine egg from Peru.  This egg has a beautiful Pastel  Greenish Yellow color with various accents in a neat design.  It measures 2 1/4" x 1 5/8" and has a nice polish.  A nice egg for the collection.

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Serpentine is a group of common rock forming hydrous Magnesium Iron Silicate minerals.  It can contain minor amounts of Chromium, Manganese, Cobalt or Nickel.  Serpentine may refer to over 20 different varieties that belong to the Serpentine group and the most common are Antigorite, Chrysotile and Lizardite.  The color is often green and may have a mottled or scaly appearance.

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Serpentine Egg

$22.00

EGG404b  Here is a very pretty Tiger Eye egg.  This egg measures approximately 1 3/4" tall x  over 1 1/4" in diameter and has a nice polish.  It has a gorgeous color,  neat composition and fantastic "flash".  A great egg to add to your egg collection or give as a gift.

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Tiger-eye is a member of the quartz family, a cryptocrystalline variety. It is one of the chatoyant varieties of gemstones. Due to the fibrous structure of the gemstone, as light reflects within the thin parallel fibrous bands it exhibits a changeable silky luster or chatoyancy. It occurs naturally in colors of gold and blue.

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 Tiger Eye Egg

$20.00

EGG405c  This is a very pretty Ocean Jasper egg.  This beautiful material is found underwater, along the coast of Madagascar.  This egg has a beautiful mix of colors in a very interesting design. This lovely egg lots of "eyes".  It measures 1 5/8" tall x 1 1/8" in diameter and has a very nice polish.  Amazing!

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Ocean Jasper is a variety of Jasper which contains variable colored orbicules or spherical inclusions.  The material is quite attractive when polished and is used as an ornamental stone or gemstone.  The colors and designs range widely and are dependant on the location of the material.  Similar material can be found in several areas of the United States.

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Ocean Jasper Egg

$30.00

EGG406c Here is a very nice Petrified Wood egg.  It measures 3 7/8" tall x 2 7/8" in diameter with a nice polish.  This egg has a beautiful color combination of Reds, Grey, White and Browns in a gorgeous design. It would make a great addition to your collection.  This type of material is known for the occasional internal fractures and flat areas which are common to Petrified Wood. There is a very well repaired fracture which does not detract from it's beauty and has been reflected in the reduced price.  A beautiful egg indeed! 

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Petrified Wood is a type of a fossil as it consists of fossil wood where all the organic materials have been replaced with minerals while retaining the original structure of the wood.  These minerals are most often Silicates such as Quartz.  Other minerals, Manganese, Iron and Copper, in the water or mud during the petrification process gives Petrified Wood a variety of color ranges: black - Carbon; green/blue - Copper; red/brown/yellow - Iron.  Petrified Wood can preserve the original structure of the wood in all its detail all the way down to the microscopic level.  Structures such as tree rings and the various tissues are often observed features.  Although Petrified Wood can be found worldwide, it is rather rare in larger quantities and at times can be difficult to obtain by the average collector.

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Petrified Wood Egg

$80.00

EGG407c   Here is a very pretty larger Carnelian egg.  This egg measures 4 1/8" x 3" and has a nice polish.  This egg has exceptional polish, awesome banding and a truly unique color scheme and pattern. A great egg to add to your egg collection or give as a gift.

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Carnelian is a red or reddish-brown variant of Chalcedony but also may come in the colors of orange and pink.  It is quite common and usually found in translucent pebble form.  It is found in several areas of Europe, Iceland and Madagascar.

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 Carnelian Egg

$100.00

EGG408b  Here is a rare find, an amazing fossilized Dinosaur Bone egg. It measures approximately 3 3/4" tall x 2 3/4" in diameter.  This material is very interesting with lots of small crystal areas. It is very beautiful and would make a nice addition to any egg collection.

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A fossil  is any evidence of prehistoric life (plant or animal) that is a least 10,000 years old. The most common fossils are bones and teeth.

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Dinosaur Bone Egg

$20.00

EGG409b   This is a very beautiful Poly-Chrome Jasper egg with a very interesting pattern.  It measures 2 5/8" x nearly 2"  with a good polish.  This egg has a great combination of colors. This material is from Madagascar.  Beautiful!

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Jasper, or spotted stone, is an opaque, impure variety of Quartz that is usually red, yellow or brown in color.  Picture Jaspers simultaneously exhibit several variants such as banding, flow patterns, dendrites or color variations.  This results in what appears to be scenes or images in a cut section of the Jasper.

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Poly Chrome Jasper Egg

$50.00

EGG410c This is a very pretty Lapis egg.  It measures nearly 2 5/8" x just over 1 3/4" and has a nice polish.  It is a beautiful egg with an excellent design pattern with various Royal blue colors. This exceptional egg has some Pyrite, and some white areas. Lapis eggs like this don't come around that often get it while you can!  A beautiful egg indeed! 

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Lapis is a rock and not a mineral because it is made up from various other minerals. To be a mineral it would have one constituent only, and Lapis has several including Lazurite, Sodium, Aluminum, Silicon, Oxygen, Sulfur and Chlorine. Most Lapis contains Calcite, Sodalite and Pyrite. The best color is an intense blue that is lightly dusted with small flecks of Pyrite. Lapis takes an excellent polish and has been made into jewelry, carvings, boxes, mosaics and ornamental objects.

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Lapis Egg

$12.00

EGG411b  This is a very pretty smaller Unikite egg.  This egg measures nearly 2" x  1 3/8" and has a good polish and pretty Green a Pink color. A nice addition to any collection.

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Unakite is an altered Granite composed of pink Feldspar, green Epidote and clear Quartz. It exists in various shades of green and pink and is usually mottled in appearance. Good quality Unakite is considered a semiprecious stone and will take a good polish and is often used in jewelry and other lapidary work such as eggs, spheres and carvings.

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Unikite Egg

$22.00

EGG415b  Here is a very pretty Tiger Eye egg.  This egg measures approximately 1 3/4" tall x  over 1 1/4" in diameter and has a nice polish.  It has a gorgeous color,  neat composition and fantastic "flash".  A great egg to add to your egg collection or give as a gift.

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Tiger-eye is a member of the quartz family, a cryptocrystalline variety. It is one of the chatoyant varieties of gemstones. Due to the fibrous structure of the gemstone, as light reflects within the thin parallel fibrous bands it exhibits a changeable silky luster or chatoyancy. It occurs naturally in colors of gold and blue.

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Tiger Eye Egg

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