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A very nice naturally weathered piece of  Light Pink Calcite crystal from Rosebud Station, Queensland, Australia.

Piece measures 130 x 100 x 46  mm and weighs 602 Grams.  Sample is Fluorescent under UV lighting.

Hardness is 2.5

 

 #1752 Calcite. Weathered nodule. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 011_1.jpg      #1752 Calcite. Weathered nodule. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 012.jpg      #1752 Calcite. Weathered nodule. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 010_1.jpg

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$18            #1752      Sold. New one coming soon

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Zebrastone offcuts from the Newry Station site just East of Kununurra in the Northern Territory.

The longest piece is 83 mm and the bag weighs 510 Grams.

Pictured with a cut sample. Material polishes with 50,000 Diamond cloth. Age is around 670 Myo.

 

 #1477 Zebrastone offcuts. Northern Territory. photo 003_1.jpg       photo 006.jpg

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$16            #1477      Sold. New one coming soon.

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Zebrastone slice from near Kunnanurra in Western Australia.

Piece measures 315 x 125 x 30 mm thick and weighs 1.962 Kilograms. Hardness is around 2.

Age is around 670 Myo and is actually a fossilized Algae. Pictured dry with a polished sample.

Polishes with 50,000 Diamond cloth.

Is from Newry Station on the N.T side of the border.

 

  #1549 Zebrastone. Kunnanurra, Western Australia. photo 001_1.jpg       photo 000_6512_edited-1.jpg

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$148            #1549

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Prehnite on Basalt. A very nice carving stone as seen by the samples below.

 Piece measures 90 x 85 x 80 mm and weighs 904 Grams.

 
             

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AU $27            #520      Sold. New one coming soon

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A very nice thick slice of Zebrastone from Kununurra in Western Australia. 

Age is around 670 Myo and is actually a Fossilized Algae.

Piece measures 185 x 165 x 41mm thick and weighs 1.755 Kilograms. Is pictured dry with a polished example.

This material often has ancient cracks with indications of movement that have since resealed.

Is from Newry Station on the N.T side of the border.

 

              #1550 Zebrastone. Kunnanurra, Western Australia. photo 004.jpg       #1550 Zebrastone. Kunnanurra, Western Australia. photo 005.jpg

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AU $132            #1550

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Prehnite. A very nice carving stone from Wave Hill in the Northern Territory.

Piece measures 90 x 90 x 45 mm ans weighs 714 Grams.

 

 

                                              

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AU $28            #506      Sold. New one coming soon.

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A rough piece of Prehnite from Wave Hill in the Northern Territory.

Piece measures 49 x 40 x 34 mm and weighs 140 grams.

 

 
                             

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AU $5.60            #493      Sold. New one coming soon

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 A very nice naturally weathered piece Of orange and Pink Calcite crystal from Rosebud Station, Queensland, Australia.

Piece measures 250 x 125 x 116  mm and weighs 2.956 Kilograms.  Hardness is around 2.5.

 #1746 Pink and Orange Calcite. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 005_1.jpg      #1746 Pink and Orange Calcite. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 004_1.jpg      #1746 Pink and Orange Calcite. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 003.jpg      #1746 Pink and Orange Calcite. Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 002_1.jpg

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AU $58            #1746

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Australian Marble from Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland.

Sample is Fluorescent under Long and Short wave UV lighting.

Piece measures 135 x 137 x 60 mm and weighs 760 Grams. Hardness is around 5.

You can view a cut and polished similar piece on video facebook link here  https://www.facebook.com/kevin.nix.9212/videos/1791173344246681/

 #1749 Marble from Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 007.jpg      #1749 Marble from Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 011.jpg      #1749 Marble from Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 013.jpg

 #1749 Marble from Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 010.jpg      #1749 Marble from Rosebud Station, Cloncurry, Queensland. photo 009.jpg

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AU $27            #1749

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A very nice polished Zebrastone. Polished to a matt finish. It is from Newry Station in the

Northern Territory and is formed in the same way as the Kununurra Zebrastone

 as per Northern Territory Department of Mines. The old cracks in the material have refilled

with Silica as can be seen in the second picture by the flash reflection on the Silica.

Piece measures 203 mm tall x 74 x 47 mm and weighs 602 Grams.

Age is around 670 Myo and was earlier thought to be much older.

 

 

               

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AU $95            #461

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Sillstone very similar to the famous Zebrastone from Kununurra in Western Australia.

Suitable carving stone. It is actually a fossil Alagae of Around 670 Myo.

Largest piece measures 52 x 61 x 20 mm and combined they weigh 246 Grams.

 #1731 Zebrastone. Kunnanurra, Western Australia. photo 002.jpg      #1731 Zebrastone. Kunnanurra, Western Australia. photo 001.jpg

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AU $12            #1731  

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