Gemstone Spheres made from Agate,
Jasper, Marble and other Gemstones

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$240.00

SP300b  This is a unique sphere ground from a Brazilian Agate.  This sphere has a fantastic mix of different darker gray colors in a unique color scheme with an exceptional Amethyst crystal cavity. This sphere is 3 3/8" in diameter and has a very nice polish.  Just a gorgeous sphere!

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Agates mostly occur as nodules in volcanic rocks or waters containing silica in solution possibly derived from the decomposition of silicates in the lava.  The siliceous matter is deposited in regular layers resulting in the banded or striped formation.

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 Brazilian Agate Sphere

$25.00

SP301b  Here's a very unique Fluorite sphere! It measures nearly 2 1/4" in diameter and has a nicely polished finish. This fluorite sphere has a lovely deep emerald green and rich purple color with lots of neat inclusions and "rainbow" reflections. Very cool!

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Fluorite, also known as fluor-spar, is a mineral composed of Calcium Fluoride.  It is a widely occurring mineral and is often found with metallic minerals such as Galena and Sphalerite, but also with Barite, Quartz and Calcite.  It may fluoresce strongly in ultraviolet light.  Although blue is the most common color, it can also be red, purple, green, yellow and white. 

Fluorite sphere

Fluorite Sphere

$70.00

SP302c  This is an exceptional larger Poly Chrome Jasper  sphere. It measures nearly 3 3/4" and has an interesting blend of various pastel and bold colors in a unique design.  Something different!

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Jasper, or spotted stone, is an opaque, impure variety of Quartz that is usually red, yellow or brown in color.  Some 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 Sphere

$160.00

SP303b  Here's a lovely sphere that does not come around that often, a very pretty Flint sphere from England. This great sphere measures nearly 2 3/4".  It has great soft colors in a fabulous design. Grab this one quick as it won't last long!

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Flint is a hard stone, a form of Silica resembling chalcedony but is more opaque, less pure and less lustrous. It produces sparks when struck with steel and is used in manufacturing of pottery, flint glass and road-side construction materials.

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         Flint Sphere

$24.00

SP304b  This is a medium sized Sphere made from Reconstituted Amber.  The Sphere is a pretty Amber color with an eye-catching design with lots of sparkling inclusions.  It measures nearly 2 1/4" in diameter.  A very nice piece of a hard to find material and would make a super gift for a special person!

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Natural Amber is an organic, time hardened fossilized resin material of vegetable origin. It came from a species of Pinus Succinisera (Pine) trees around 45 million years ago from the Baltic region of Europe. Amber is a soothing material that is both calming an energizing and said to bring clarity of thought and wisdom. Reconstituted Amber is made by melting pieces of natural Amber and allowing it to cool and return to a solid state. Real Amber is not available is large sizes suitable for making into spheres or other large polished items.

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Reconstituted Amber Sphere

$30.00

SP305b   Here is an amazing Tiger Eye sphere.  This sphere has a pretty Gold flash on most sides. It even has several cool markings which enhances it's character even more!  It measures nearly 2" and has a good polish. There is a layer on the bottom that chipped, it does not affect it's stability or beauty and has been reflected in the reduced price. This sphere will look even better in the sunlight.

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Tiger-Eye is a gemstone that is usually yellow to red-brown in color with a silky luster.  This gemstone has an optical reflectance effect that arises from the fibrous structure of the material.  The physical and optical properties are identical or very near to those of a single Quartz Crystal.

tiger eye sphere

Tiger Eye Sphere

$28.00

SP306c  Here's a new item, a brilliant Tiger Iron sphere. This sphere has a pretty Gold flash area. It even has several cool markings which enhances it's character even more!  It measures 2 1/8" and has a good polish. This sphere will look even better in the sunlight.

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Tiger-Eye  or Tiger- Iron is a gemstone that is usually yellow to red-brown in color with a silky luster.  This gemstone has an optical reflectance effect that arises from the fibrous structure of the material.  The physical and optical properties are identical or very near to those of a single Quartz Crystal.

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Tiger Iron Sphere

$35.00

SP307c Here's a fabulous new item, a very colorful and very beautiful Australian Lace Agate sphere. This sphere has a good polish, fantastic banding,  great color and measures nearly 2". A really nice sphere.

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Agates mostly occur as nodules in volcanic rocks or waters containing silica in solution possibly derived from the decomposition of silicates in the lava.  The siliceous matter is deposited in regular layers resulting in the banded or striped formation.

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Australian Lace Agate Sphere

$48.00

SP308b  Here is an exceptional Petrified Wood sphere from Madagascar.  It measures just over 3" and has a nice polish.  This sphere has great color and fabulous design. Very unique and would complete any collection.

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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.

Pet Wood sphere

Petrified Wood Sphere

$24.00

SP309c  This is a pretty, Blue Angelite sphere from Peru.  It measures 2 1/4" and has a nice polish.  This sphere has a soft, light Blue color with various accents. This sphere makes a great addition to any collection.

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Angelite, also known as Anhydrite, is a member of the Calcium Sulfate family.  It is formed in a hot climate and in evaporative deposits of chemical sedimentary rocks.  It alters to Gypsum when dehydrated and is often associated with Halite and Barite.  The name is Greek and means "without water."

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Angelite Sphere

$40.00

SP310c   This is lovely Serpentine sphere from Peru. It has an interesting color combination of lime green with darker highlights. It measures just over 2 1/4" in diameter.  Beautiful!

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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 Sphere

$45.00

SP311b  Here's another new find, a Fireworks Jasper sphere. This cool sphere is bursting with design like a fireworks display! It has a great polish and measures over 2 3/4".  It has a creamy light and dark green  with explosions of black and light green. Truly a one-of-a-kind sphere.

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Jasper, or spotted stone, is an opaque, impure variety of Quartz that is usually red, yellow or brown in color. Some 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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Fireworks Jasper Sphere

$25.00

SP312c  Here is a very nice Honey Calcite sphere with good clarity and lots of reflective inclusions.  It measures over 2 1/4" in diameter and has a nice polish. This sphere is a pretty honey color, very translucent with some subtle "rainbow" reflections.  Just beautiful!

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Calcite is a Carbonate mineral that is most widely distributed on the Earth's surface.  It is a common constituent of sedimentary rocks with Limestone in particular.  A Calcite formation can take on many different shapes and sizes which is dependent on the location, ground water occurrence and temperature.  Calcite is usually white or colorless but can be gray, red, yellow, green, blue, violet, brown or black.  The deeper the color is usually indicative of the definitive impurities from the earth or water.

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Honey Calcite Sphere

$20.00

SP313b  Here is a very unique Fossil Shell Marble sphere. This cool sphere measures 2 1/8" and has a nice polish. This sphere has many very interesting and unique fossils. A great sphere!

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Marble is a metamorphic rock consisting of Limestone but composed mostly of Calcite.  It is used extensively for sculpture, building materials and has many decorative uses.  The pure white Marble is probably the most common form known, but the characteristic swirls and veins of many colored Marble varieties are usually due to various mineral impurities such as Clay, Silt, Sand, Iron Oxides or Chert.

Fossil Shell sphere

Fossil Shell Marble Sphere

$70.00

SP314b  This is a large sized Sphere made from Reconstituted Amber.  The Sphere is a pretty Amber color with an eye-catching design with lots of sparkling inclusions.  It measures nearly 4" in diameter and comes with a matching Amber stand.  A beautiful piece of a hard to find material and would make a super gift for a special person!  

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Natural Amber is an organic, time hardened fossilized resin material of vegetable origin. It came from a species of Pinus Succinisera (Pine) trees around 45 million years ago from the Baltic region of Europe. Amber is a soothing material that is both calming an energizing and said to bring clarity of thought and wisdom. Reconstituted Amber is made by melting pieces of natural Amber and allowing it to cool and return to a solid state. Real Amber is not available is large sizes suitable for making into spheres or other large polished items.

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Reconstituted Amber Sphere

$15.00

SP315c   Here's a rare item, an amazing Blue Sodalite sphere from Brazil. It has a great polish, measures nearly 2" and has a beautiful Royal Blue color with other accents. A one-of-a-kind item and a unique addition to any collection!

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Sodalite is a rich royal blue mineral enjoyed as an ornamental stone.  Although massive samples are opaque, Crystals are usually transparent to translucent.  It is very similar to Lapis but with out the Pyrite Crystals and distinguishable color differences.  It makes great jewelry, cabochons an beads.

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Blue Sodalite Sphere

$80.00

SP316b  Here's a gorgeous Agate sphere from Madagascar! This amazing sphere measures 1 7/8" and has great color in a fabulous design with amazing banding!  Grab this one quick!

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Agates mostly occur as nodules in volcanic rocks or waters containing silica in solution possibly derived from the decomposition of silicates in the lava.  The siliceous matter is deposited in regular layers resulting in the banded or striped formation.

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 Agate Sphere

$15.00

SP317b  Here is a very pretty, solid White Selenite sphere.  It measures approximately 2 3/4" and has a good polish.  This sphere has a hand ground shape and has a fiber optic like center and will reflect the light in a cool way when rotated.  A very interesting and unusual sphere. 

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Selenite, also known as Satin Spar, Desert Rose and Gypsum Flower, are the four Crystalline varieties of Gypsum.  It is a very soft material composed of Calcium Sulfate.  Selenite is often transparent and colorless.  If color is present it is often due to impurities or presence of other minerals. 

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Selenite Sphere

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