28 Beyond Beautiful Minerals And Stones








Get ready to over indulge on the world’s most beautiful minerals and stones! When you think of gorgeous natural treasures glistening diamonds and deeply colored gemstones often come to mind. Less common minerals are largely forgotten, but as this list proves they most certainly shouldn’t be
Diamonds are minerals, the hardest naturally occurring mineral known in existence, and some gemstones fall under the mineral category as well. On the other hand, rocks do not have an identifiable chemical composition since they can be made of minerals and non-minerals
Technically, a mineral is a naturally occurring inorganic solid substance represented by a chemical formula.  Minerals are uniquely beautiful, especially considering there are over 4,900 different types of known minerals. Forget plain blue sapphires and white diamonds, this list represents the most beautiful minerals and stones you have ever seen

  Luz Opal With Galaxy Inside

amazing-stones-minerals-14__700
Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Sunset Fire Opal

amazing-stones-minerals-1__700
Photo Credit: Jeff Schultz

  Lightning Ridge Black Opal

amazing-stones-minerals-26__700
Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Opal Fossil

amazing-stones-minerals-16__700
Photo Credit: unknown

  The Empress Of Uruguay

Meet the world’s largest amethyst geode
amazing-stones-minerals-12__700

  Ocean Inside Of An Opal

Amazing-StonesMinerals__700
Photo Credit: Inna Gem

  Fluorite

Amazing-StonesMinerals9__700
Photo Credit: claudialala.tumblr.com

  Bismuth

Looks like the insides of a fancy computer chip, but Bismuth (Bismuthinite) is a naturally occurring chemical element resulting in a white, crystalline, brittle metal with a pink tint. The dense mineral is soft enough to easily incur scratches but is rather dense
Amazing-StonesMinerals3__700
Photo Credit: bismuthcrystal.com

  Titanium Quartz

amazing-stones-minerals-22__700
Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Rose Quartz Geode

amazing-stones-minerals-13__700
Photo Credit: unknown

  Chrysocolla In Malachite

amazing-stones-minerals-23__700
Photo Credit: old.irocks.com

Azurite

This particular azurite resembles an abstract blue rose in bloom
Amazing-StonesMinerals7__700
Photo Credit: crystalvaults.com

  Scolecite

amazing-stones-minerals-15__700

Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Watermelon Tourmaline

Amazing-StonesMinerals2__700
Photo Credit: Igor Schwartzmann

Burmese Tourmaline

amazing-stones-minerals-17__700
Photo Credit: Jeffrey Hunt

Bismuth

Amazing-StonesMinerals4__700
Photo Credit: morelikethis

  Realgar On Calcite

amazing-stones-minerals-19__700

  Cobalto Calcite

amazing-stones-minerals-241__700
Photo Credit: smore.com

  Uvarovite

Amazing-StonesMinerals5__700
Photo Credit: R. Tanaka

  Combination Of Fluorite, Quartz and Pyrite

amazing-stones-minerals-24__700
Photo Credit: minfind.com

Crocoite

Amazing-StonesMinerals8__700
Photo Credit: reddit.com

  Rhodochrosite

In its rare and purest state this mineral is a rose-red, but impure forms come in shades ranging from pink to pale brown
Amazing-StonesMinerals6__700
Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Rhodochrosite

Here is an example of rhodochrosite in its less pure form, still beautiful
amazing-stones-minerals-21__700
Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Botswana Agate

65a9670dfe9c8719c1cac273b1f54996__700
Photo Credit: MarijaUnkind

  Alexandrite

Chrysobéryl_var._alexandrite_sous_UV_Brésil_1__700
Photo Credit: Kata Kéri

  Opalised Ammonite

6678b921187e129e04025c661e2174c13__700
Photo Credit: Vena Cava

Tourmaline On Quartz With Lepidolite And Cleavelandite Accents

amazing-stones-minerals-20__700
Photo Credit: imgur.com

  Carnelian

Carneool__700
Photo Credit: Bokkenpoot


Loading...
28 Beyond Beautiful Minerals And Stones 28 Beyond Beautiful Minerals And Stones Reviewed by Admin on 13:07:00 Rating: 5