Mineralogy Porn

When I found a picture recently for a post of this Rose Quartz Geode……

which I think is utterly gorgeous…

I started looking at other stones…in a mineralogical porn sort of way. My God! What art the earth throws up!

Quartz Geode

Quartz Gem Drusy

Geode

Geode

Chalcedony Quartz geode

Chalchedony Quartz Geode

Smoky Quartz from New Mexico

Smoky Quartz

Rhodochrosite and Quartz

Rhodochrosite and Quartz

Red Quartz with Hematite from Namibia.

Red Quartz with Hematite (I did not particularly like this one..but it was the hubbys fav..so to cater for all tastes)

Rhodochrosite

Rhodochrosite

Silver

Raw Silver

Shattuckite

Shattuckite

mineralogy-porn: Pyrite after Ammonite The noises I’m making right now

Pyrite after Ammonite

mineralogy-porn: Beautiful Ethiopian Opal

Ethiopian Opal

I could go on (and on…) but just to finish up with a Fire Opal!

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