Gemstone and other crystals cover a huge spectrum of interests. Everything from specimens for collectors through to crystals for those using them for healing. Mineshaft trys to stock a range of really interesting crystal specimens along with many mineral specimens. We stock the type of crystals you don’t see in typical crystal shops. Sometimes we use these natural crystals in our jewellery. Our emphasis is on uniqueness, quality and value for money. If the piece you see has recently sold we can send you pictures of similar stock we have. These are just a few samples from our extensive range. The postage fee is the actual postage rate we have to pay and there are no handling charges.
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Tourmaline in Quartz. The contrast between the black Tourmaline and the water clear Quartz in this polished crystal is dramatic. A lovely hand size specimen. It measures 120mm by 75 mm by 19 mm. The code is 20481650 and the price is A$120.
Black Tourmaline crystals. Here are 3 typical black Tourmaline crystals from our batch. They are beautifully crystalized and measure from 25 to 30 mm in length. They weigh around 20 grams. The price is only A$7 each. We can send you pictures of our best choices so you can select.
Rare AMETHYST formation. This is an unusual Amethyst formation. The Amethyst has grown around Quartz crystal formed by nature before the Amethyst. The Quartz crystal has dissolved or slipped out and subsequently left the empty hexagonal crystal cast. The code is 20394004. The price is A$250.
AMETHYST. Mineshaft stocks many beautiful high grade Uruguay Amethyst pieces. We stock no low grade material.
Amethyst small geode. We always have in stock many small high quality Uruguay Amethyst geodes. This one measures 130 mm by 100 mm by 50 mm. It weighs 919 grams. The code is 20470128 and the price is A$150.
Amethyst small geode. We always have in stock many small high quality Uruguay Amethyst geodes. This one measures 120 mm by 100 mm by 55 mm. It weighs 583 grams. The code is 20479848 and the price is A$70.
QUARTZ CLUSTER. This quartz looks like frozen ice. The crystals are beautifully formed and really sparkle. The specimen measures 200 mm by 105 mm by 80 mm. It weighs 1.29 kilo. The code is 20493967 and the price A$280.
Smokey Quartz polished crystal with Phantom. This is a special crystal. The Smokey Quartz is lovely clean colour and quite clean. In the bottom of the crystal is a phantom crystal. (The bottom of the phantom is unpolished and the penetration in to the larger crystal is very easy to see.) The piece measures 130 mm by 70 mm by 70 mm. It weighs 840 grams. The code is 20491277 and the price A$225.
Rutilated Quartz. This polished crystal has lovely copper coloured and bright crystals inside clear Quartz. The crystal measures 120 mm by 60 mm by 30 mm and weighs 330 grams. The code is 20435288 and the price is A$100.
Polished crystals, crystal shapes etc. E mail through your wish list and we will see what we have to suit you.
Mineshaft stocks a huge range of this type of popular line. Prices range from a few dollars, commonly $10 t0 $15 and upwards. Typical pieces we have most of the time include….Amethyst, Rose Quartz, Crystal Quartz, Smokey Quartz, Yellow Quartz, Phantom Quartz, Garden Quartz, Tourmaline in Quartz, Rutilated Quartz, Rubellite, Obsidian, Amazonite, Lapis, Tigereye, Sodalite, Serpentine, Fluorite, Jasper, Gabbro, Moss Agate, Feldspar, Howelite, Ametrine, and others from time to time.
Calcite on Amethyst. This is a top example of a Calcite “Rose” formation on a nice coloured Amethyst cluster. The specimen measure 245 mm by 130 mm by 60 mm and weighs 1830 grams. The code is 20457167 and the price is A$500.
Fadden Quartz. This is a beautiful example. Fully terminated all round. It measures 41 mm by 35 mm by 17 mm. The price is A$50.
NATIVE SILVER. This is a really attractive native silver specimen in matrix. The silver is highly crystalised and sits beautifully on the matrix. The price is A$300.
TOPAZ CRYSTAL. This is a nice terminated crystal. It measures 42mm by 20mm by 17mm and weighs 28.4 grams. The price is A$50
SPINEL CRYSTAL This is a very unusual “double” crystal of Spinel. It measures 51mm by 33mm and weighs 54 grams. The price is A$100.
BRAZILIANITE crystal. This is a beautiful terminated crystal It weighs 17 carats and measures 20mm in length. The price is A$50
CRYSTALS. Here are three of the many crystals we have for our customers who use crystals for healing and meditation. We have a large number of inexpensive polished crystals. Click on the image for a larger picture.
DENBURITE crystal. This crystal is quite a large crystal. It measure 96 mm and weighs 123 grams and is priced at A$40.
‘Star of David’ SPINEL crystals. These are very rare. This is a special price of A$30 each. The crystals weigh just under a carat on average and are a beautiful colour.
This is a large twinned crystal of Spinel known as a ‘star of David’. The price is A$100. Click on the image to see a full size picture.
This is a large geode with nice well formed crystals of Stilbite. It measures 210 mm x 200 mm x 110 mm. The price is A$400 plus postage. Click on image for a larger picture.
AQUAMARINE CRYSTALS. Mineshaft has quite a few nice Aquamarine crystals covering all price ranges. Many are the exquisitely dark and hard to get variety. Click on the image for a larger picture.
This is a nice Stilbite group. It is very bright and is a well formed group measuring 100 mm x 70 mm x 60 mm. The price is A$ 120 plus postage. Click on the image for a larger picture.
AUSTRALIAN DRAVITE crystals. These wonderful crystals are from the early excavation in the 1960’s. Quality from this deposit such as this is rarely available today. These specimens measure around 60 mm in length and weigh 423 grams and 271 grams. The price is A$150 and A$100