The only emerald mine in the world open to the public for mining, recognized as one of the most unique & interesting geological locations in North America
Ruby-red. The most important thing about this precious stone is its color. The name 'ruby' was derived from the Latin word 'rubens', meaning 'red'.
Visit one of the top gem hunting spots in the US. Go alone or with the family. A gemology-themed vacation can be fun, educational, and (maybe) profitable.
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Emerald crystals can grow very large. Learn about some of the world's largest emeralds, old and new, uncut or faceted, rough or carved.
This is a selection from several of our recent catalogs with full descriptions. For the latest lists, see our Current Catalog page; ourRare Species pages provide an alphabetical and locality list of offerings from the past several years only.