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wly refined 50 gram specimen in the year A.D.
uses 1 AA battery, not included
$) mailed to our address ABOVE, and you should allow time for it to cle
also box) close-up of the tie tack shown ABOVE.
have more tumbled stones than are shown ABOVE.
very soft materials such as calcite may ABRADE quite a bit faster than most other mate
ally 4 stages, beginning with the coarse ABRASIVE and then moving up sequentially to the
imum slurry will be tacky enough to hold ABRASIVE grains onto the rocks, but yet allow th
nd sanding operations using conventional ABRASIVES are normally done wet for cooling purpo
l filled with rocks, along with whatever ABRASIVES and other ingredients may be required
crushed rock suitable for tumbling, and ABRASIVES, and books on tumbling and other lapidar
entially to the medium, fine, and polish ABRASIVES.
r other articles) in a barrel along with ABRASIVES, to grind and/or polish them
too thin will allow the ABRASIVES to wash between the rocks ineffectually
there are several different ABRASIVES available for each of the grinding/poli
the species, although once ABUNDANT, has been ecologically decimated in mode
the species, although once ABUNDANT, has been ecologically decimated in mode
it fills the gap between ACADEMIC texts and popular books by providing a
tyle necklace, silvertone with bluegreen ACCENT gem
tyle earhooks, silvertone with bluegreen ACCENT gem
ng your bank card if your paypal account ACCEPTS it
young children, being packed with facts, ACCESSIBLE text, and dramatic atmospheric photogra
to follow, jargon-free style, making it ACCESSIBLE to all, and isillustrated throughout wi
ls, vise, saw hood, and an assortment of ACCESSORIES.
if damaged goods are ACCOMPANIED by visible damage to the exerior packag
grinding and polishing can be ACCOMPLISHED also using diamond dust
ng, grinding, sanding and polishing were ACCOMPLISHED on separate machines
either paying directly from your paypal ACCOUNT or of using your bank card if your payp
r of using your bank card if your paypal ACCOUNT accepts it
e via your bank card through your paypal ACCOUNT or directly via your paypal account
to pay this way, you must have a paypal ACCOUNT and should ask us to e-mail you a paypa
ypal account or directly via your paypal ACCOUNT.
this condition is ACHIEVED by not including many rocks that are to
and water trust, which currently has 356 ACRES containing this species under conservat
and water trust, which currently has 356 ACRES containing this species under conservat
these ACTIVITIES require minimal adult supervision and u
it includes 20 hands-on ACTIVITIES to bring learning to life
excellent for the classroom, summer ACTIVITY groups, or any enthusiast of of these s
$) mailed to our ADDRESS above, and you should allow time for it
items shipped to arizona ADDRESSES will be charged a sales tax
we ship only to united states ADDRESSES.
the angle of inclination is ADJUSTABLE, and will tend to conform to the garment
these activities require minimal ADULT supervision and use common household pr
brimming with ADVICE on collecting and preparing gems and mi
” “filled with expert ADVICE based on years of experience, gem trail
(but they dont give ADVICE.)
tour -- home doing business a variety of AFFORDABLE jewelry awaits you at allen's treasure
tour -- home doing business a variety of AFFORDABLE jewelry awaits you at allen's treasure
brazilian AGATE bookends in shades of bluish gray, whit
brazilian AGATE slab
includes dyed lace AGATE, avery pretty material
brazilian AGATE slab
AGATE slice wind chime, partial view
brazilian AGATE slab
AGATE slice wind chime, partial view
brazilian AGATE bookends having variants of honey color
with the patterns provided by brazilian AGATE, either as individual slices or as booke
bookends of blue (d) brazilian AGATE, 7 inches total width x 5
brazilian AGATE slab
brazilian AGATE (n) bookend set
brazilian AGATE slab
) hand-chipped AGATE arrowheads made in the style of primiti
brazilian AGATE slab
carnelian AGATE beads, spherical, redder than usual
AGATE slice wind chime, partial view
cabochons of purple AGATE.
AGATE slice wind chime, partial view
cabochons of purple AGATE.
brazilian AGATE slab
tumblable carnelian AGATE, and assorted similar rock
brazilian AGATE slab
40 x 30 fire AGATE cabochon (a jasper-like stone)
) brazilian AGATE slab
this is not true chacedonic fire AGATE having the dark red with irridescence,
AGATE slice wind chime, partial view
red flame AGATE other agates in pound bags
brazilian AGATE slab
red flame AGATE other agates in pound bags
mixed purple stones (principally natural AGATES and amethyst), mixed green stones (main
red flame agate other AGATES in pound bags
red dyed quartz, turqurenite (d), purple AGATES, and mixed rockssorted by color - 4 ounc
red flame agate other AGATES in pound bags
asper, petrified wood, and red and green AGATES.
mixed rocks (principally AGATES and jaspers) sorted by color
drawing of prickly pear AGAVE, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
also, may be inappropriate for some AGE groups due to the presence of small swa
one difference is that some polish AGENTS do not require a final soap burnishing
offer kids AGES 6--9 a fascinating introduction to geol
easure house) tumbling is the process of AGITATING a collection of rocks (or other article
ng pump in tank under table, under-wheel AIR-DRIVEN fountain, and hand-held spray bottle
a driving does not cover ALASKA, hawaii, nor commonwealth/possession reg
(copyright 2018 ALLEN’S treasure house) tumbling is the process
and goldfilled items are available if no ALTERATIONS to the piece itself are required
AMAZONITE beads, round faceted
dot-color quartz (d), greener-than-usual AMAZONITE, turqurenite (d), blue howlite (d), soda
polished AMBER chunks
AMBER stretch bracelets
polished AMBER chunks
AMBER stretch bracelets
dark AMBER necklace, irregularly shaped "chip" bea
AMBER bead necklaces, varigated shades, small
AMBER bead necklaces, varigated shades, large
wild edible plants of western north AMERICA.
none are of verifiable native AMERICAN origin
sand painting of eagle-costumed native AMERICAN dancer by r
pot, native AMERICAN style, tasseled with cord having beads
image of traditionally festooned native AMERICAN amidst saguaros and birds
olla of globe, arizona; by the nontribal AMERICAN artist bonnie gail sarnelli who contrib
3d laser image of native AMERICAN chief (bust view)
ona, deerskin, or quartz crystal; by the AMERICAN artist bonnie gail sarnelli, who contri
horse fitted with native AMERICAN style equipment
neralogy of more than 90 minerals of the AMERICAN southwest, each with a full color photo
horse having native AMERICAN'S images and also numerous smaller horses
veracruz AMETHYST crystal pendant, wirewrapped in sterlin
tumblable AMETHYST, apache tears, and semitransparent quart
faceted round AMETHYST beads
ite (d), blue howlite (d), sodalite, and AMETHYST; all tiny sizes, 4 ounce bags
g business wire-wrapped natural veracruz AMETHYST crystals in sterling silver with sterli
e stones (principally natural agates and AMETHYST), mixed green stones (mainly natural feld
veracruz AMETHYST crystal pendant, wirewrapped in sterlin
AMETHYST crystal pendants
magnesite (d), aquamarine, and AMETHYST chip beads
whole AMMONITE, smooth, polished
polished whole AMMONITE having irridescence in certain areas, l
AMMONITE halves, polished pair, approximately 3
polished AMMONITE halves, matched pair, approximately 3 i
small matched AMMONITE pairs, polished
polished whole AMMONITE having irridescence in certain areas, l
"white" AMMONITE, whole unpolished, of ivory-tannish colo
whole AMMONITE, smooth, approx 3 inch
AMMONITE halves, polished pair, approximately 2
tractor AMMONITE, whole, approximately 3
polished AMMONITE halves, matched pairs, approximately 3
polished whole AMMONITE, mostly black but with some white, about
"white" AMMONITES, whole unpolished, of ivory-tannish colo
2 inches tall, ANDSIGNED by the artist r
a very readable collection of ANECDOTES and tips that can help anyone experienc
orizontally, vertically, or at any other ANGLE appropriate to your decorating scheme
the ANGLE of inclination is adjustable, and will
a load of very ANGULAR rocks, for example, may not churn prope
round pictures depicting mainly plants, ANIMALS, and landscapes
the color, due to photographic ANOMALIES, appears a bit lighter here than it is
c pellets to the soap solution may be an ANSWER, but we have not specifically tested thi
550 (out-of-area-code callers may get an ANSWERING machine during normal hours
e mixed in the barrel, but a few such as APACHE tears are best done by themselves or wi
icant with glass and obsidian, including APACHE tears
tumblable amethyst, APACHE tears, and semitransparent quartz
largely yes, but glass, APACHE tears, other obsidian, and clear crysta
he color, due to photographic anomalies, APPEARS a bit lighter here than it is
for all other items, the following APPLIES:
by APPOINTMENT; please phone first
may be irregular on christmas eve; prior APPOINTMENT is suggested for that day
tally, vertically, or at any other angle APPROPRIATE to your decorating scheme
ks that would not normally be considered APPROPRIATE for tumbling, such as 3-inch x ¼ inch s
magnesite (d), AQUAMARINE, and amethyst chip beads
g saws up to 18 inch blades, and 6-wheel ARBOR machines, are available by special orde
mexican pot, hand-etched in a blades, ARCHES, and steps motif, and having conical top
ARCHIMEDES shells, spiral oddities around 1/4 to 3
ormation books, and guides to the tucson AREA but also elsewhere, are available
seventy of the state’s best rockhounding AREAS, from jasper hunting in the historic min
a book of maps of gold collecting AREAS in all western states
seums, rock shops, and major public land AREAS.”
ammonite having irridescence in certain AREAS, likely a feature of the original shell
photographs depicting the collecting AREAS.
ammonite having irridescence in certain AREAS, likely a feature of the original shell
shelf ornaments, ARIZONA bosque mesquite
iptions and maps for collecting rocks in ARIZONA.
ed on years of experience, gem trails of ARIZONA is an indispensable handbook for the ro
ARIZONA ghost towns/sites then and now
t, and (variously) chrysocolla of globe, ARIZONA, deerskin, or quartz crystal; by the ame
ervation of this sort of mesquite by the ARIZONA land and water trust, which currently h
tions of a number of collecting sites in ARIZONA, along with map information as to how to
wall ornaments of ARIZONA bosque mesquite
ARIZONA gold gems maps then and now
arian velvet bosque mesquite of southern ARIZONA, naturally granular arizona peridot, and
gem trails of ARIZONA by james r
izona peridot, and chrysocolla of globe, ARIZONA; by the nontribal american artist bonnie
or photographic portfolio of spectacular ARIZONA gems
includes ARIZONA chrysocolla
ed and patterned with naturally granular ARIZONA peridot
arian velvet bosque mesquite of southern ARIZONA, naturally granular arizona peridot, and
of southern arizona, naturally granular ARIZONA peridot, and (variously) chrysocolla of
mineral sites in ARIZONA, modern and historical
rockhounding ARIZONA  by gerry blair
ology and production history, throughout ARIZONA.
of southern arizona, naturally granular ARIZONA peridot, and chrysocolla of globe, ariz
field companion for the ARIZONA rock collector
iness books and maps for the explorer of ARIZONA and the southwest
full color photos of numerous ARIZONA rocks (the best we've seen in any field
outlaw tales of ARIZONA -- true stories of the grand canyon sta
th maps of their general distribution in ARIZONA.
items shipped to ARIZONA addresses will be charged a sales tax
ARIZONA locations for collecting minerals are d
ervation of this sort of mesquite by the ARIZONA land and water trust, which currently h
hike southern ARIZONA with this guide to the "best spots to p
75 of ARIZONA'S best rockhounding sites, emphasizing th
(requires separate coolant ARRANGEMENT of users choice
tion with wood carvings, pottery, floral ARRANGEMENTS, etc
stone ARROWHEAD collection, hand-chipped
ARROWHEAD collections and ristras -- grand tour -
stone ARROWHEAD collection, hand-chipped
ARROWHEAD necklaces of clear quartz
ras -- grand tour -- home doing business ARROWHEAD collections for wall display, and ristr
stone ARROWHEAD collection, hand-chipped
" chipped stone ARROWHEAD necklace, fancy superior style, wire mo
hand-chipped stone ARROWHEADS are mounted in a wooden frame suitable
) hand-chipped agate ARROWHEADS made in the style of primitive natives,
hand-chipped stone ARROWHEADS made in the style of primitive natives,
recess in rear of ARROWHEADS collections allows hanging on nail or s
1 chipped stone ARROWHEADS, approximately 21/2 inches long
1 chipped stone ARROWHEADS, approximately 31/2 incheslong
ARTFULLY painted wood set with six tumble-polish
gitating a collection of rocks (or other ARTICLES) in a barrel along with abrasives, to gr
o view mineral specimens and prehistoric ARTIFACTS at grand canyon and petrified forest na
white metal and ARTIFICIAL materials
own as "medicine horse" and labeled with ARTIST'S name
drawing of ARTIST'S cat, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wo
and books on tumbling and other lapidary ARTS.
though ASIAN, their colorations and styles fit well a
if you do not see what you want, ASK.
if you visit in person, please ASK to see them, as they may not be on disp
ASK for further details
ou must have a paypal account and should ASK us to e-mail you a paypal invoice, via
r cleaning cycle, but check the label or ASK the vendor
- grand tour - ASSEMBLED from pieces of the stated material(s) a
gives a summary of the metaphysical lore ASSOCIATED with each mineral, where applicable
ASSORTED stone
necklaces of chips and focal bob, ASSORTED stone
marbles of ASSORTED natural, dyed, and manmade materials
ASSORTED and rose quartz chip beads
tumblable carnelian agate, and ASSORTED similar rock
faceted round beads, ASSORTED colors
ASSORTED easel stands for slabs and minerals
marbles of ASSORTED natural, dyed, and manmade materials
ASSORTED pink rocks, often dyed, 4 ounce bags
ASSORTED materials
grinding compounds), or as a collective ASSORTMENT (such as miscellaneous-color necklaces
me doing business we offer a significant ASSORTMENT of mostly base-metal / plated findings
tour -- home doing business we offer an ASSORTMENT of fossils for the collector
r, blade, wheels, vise, saw hood, and an ASSORTMENT of accessories
tour -- or take scenic tour we carry an ASSORTMENT of books dealing with rock identificati
” western gem hunters ATLAS by h
” gold diggers ATLAS by robert neil johnson
ith facts, accessible text, and dramatic ATMOSPHERIC photography
50 gram specimen of 209bismuth loses one ATOM every 1 hour and 40 minutes on the aver
at that rate, if caesar AUGUSTUS had collected a newly refined 50 gram s
comprehensive, up to date, AUTHORITATIVE.
an AUTHORITATIVE introduction to all aspects of lapidary
item AVAILABILITY:
green AVENTURINE beads, spherical
tumblable tigereye, diopside, and AVENTURINE.
ariety of materials, typically having an AVERAGE width of about 8 millimeters
ip or pit will be more pronounced if the AVERAGE rock size is considerably larger than t
atom every 1 hour and 40 minutes on the AVERAGE.
ze is considerably larger than the usual AVERAGE value of about 5/8 of an inch, because
includes dyed lace agate, AVERY pretty material
indian country in AZ, co, nm, and ut
the historic mining district near bagdad [AZ, not iraq] to search for gold in the sup
t road (near columbus boulevard) tucson, AZ 85712-2606 [map] (520) 326-5550 (out-of
and minerals in the southwestern states (AZ, ca, co, hi, ks, nv, nm, ok, tx, ut)
many B/W diagrams and photos
numerous B/W photos and diagrams
B/W site photos and full-color specimen pic
elephant containing BABY elephant, carved of soapstone
ing silver and mediterranean coral screw BACK earrings
BACK side signed by the artist
ing silver and mediterranean coral screw BACK earrings
johnson, with explanatory legend on BACK side
please leave a message and we will get BACK to you
ck and dark-green on brown textured-look BACKGROUND.
screw BACKS of the earrings shown
screw BACKS of earrings shown
the screw BACKS are sterling
note that these have clip BACKS.
toggle BACKS of the cuff links shown
the toggle BACKS are believed to be base metal
screw BACKS of the earrings shown
the screw BACKS are sterling
items include bola slides, bola BACKS, bola strings, bead tips, bead cords on
the screw BACKS are sterling
the clip BACKS are marked sterling, as is the necklace
screw BACKS of earrings
many machines will rust BADLY if water is used in them
ing in the historic mining district near BAGDAD [az, not iraq] to search for gold in th
per all in tiny sizes (0 or 00), 4 ounce BAGS.
e, and amethyst; all tiny sizes, 4 ounce BAGS.
and mixed rockssorted by color - 4 ounce BAGS.
assorted pink rocks, often dyed, 4 ounce BAGS.
red flame agate other agates in pound BAGS.
sculpt edible models of the planet, and BAKE volcanic meringue cookies
native-style blades-and-triangles motif, BALL shape, about 5
faceted glass BALLS (stands sold separately)
watch BAND and battery work as described in the wa
) watch straps, watch BANDS.
h bands, and do certain repairs on these BANDS.
izes of folding (but not stretchy) watch BANDS, and do certain repairs on these bands
rom your paypal account or of using your BANK card if your paypal account accepts it
nts for such orders can be made via your BANK card through your paypal account or dir
we do not accept BANK cards from remote customers except thro
$ only) with proper id, and most BANK cards
t expensive being the rotary, or rolling BARREL, type
in the BARREL, the addition of a large quantity of pla
ection of rocks (or other articles) in a BARREL along with abrasives, to grind and/or p
s that are too large for the size of the BARREL; and by using a mix of different sizes o
n rotary tumblers, that means 2/3 of the BARREL filled with rocks, along with whatever
most types of rock can be mixed in the BARREL, but a few such as apache tears are best
rtone 3a 3 lb 2 lb lortone 3-3 b two 3lb BARRELS two 2 lb loads lortone 45c 4
but when dealing with bigger BARRELS in which the main objective might be to
8 lb lortone tumblers have solid rubber BARRELS for quiet operation and long life
5 lb 3 lb lortone qt66 two 6 lb BARRELS two 4 lb loads lortone qt12 12 lb 8 lb
1/8 inches high, on 6 9/16 x 2 3/8 inch BASE.
1/8 inches high; on 5 1/4 x 2 5/16 inch BASE.
orthoceras in BASE rock, cross-sectional polished renderin
custom jewelry pieces, silver or BASE metal, using our materials
also finished neckchains of BASE metal, plated base metal, sterling, or
the toggle backs are believed to be BASE metal
orthoceras in BASE rock, polished cross-sectional specimen
erling in various shapes and gauges, and BASE metal (some color finished)
inished neckchains of base metal, plated BASE metal, sterling, or goldfilled
7 inches total width at BASE; 4
ches overall height, having cap and wood BASE.
offer a significant assortment of mostly BASE-METAL / plated findings and mountings, but al
” “filled with expert advice BASED on years of experience, gem trails of a
onnected, or otherwise interesting items BASED in the world of gems, minerals, and the
n preparation to use them as bookends or BASES).
ch teaches you where, how, when and what BASIC equipment you'll need
a fully color illustrated BASIC guide to minerals
these are bowl-shaped genuine pakistani BASKETS handmade of palm leaves (phoenix dactyl
handmade spiral woven BASKETS.
ss we offer and install watch straps and BATTERIES that fit most common watches
watch BATTERIES.
watch band and BATTERY work as described in the watch services
uses 1 aa BATTERY, not included
amber BEAD necklaces, varigated shades, smaller be
e bola slides, bola backs, bola strings, BEAD tips, bead cords on cards with built in
amber BEAD necklaces, varigated shades, larger bea
es, bola backs, bola strings, bead tips, BEAD cords on cards with built in needles, b
-- home doing business we now offer BEAD stringing, bola repair, earring convers
dangling BEADED earrings
e, snowflake obsidian, clear quartz chip BEADS.
white quartz BEADS, faceted
mber necklace, irregularly shaped "chip" BEADS.
rhodolite garnet chip BEADS.
we focus on BEADS, findings, and limited silversmithing us
rhodonite chip BEADS close up
) carnelian chip BEADS, tigereye chip beads
) carnelian chip beads, tigereye chip BEADS.
carnelian agate BEADS, spherical, redder than usual
ead necklaces, varigated shades, smaller BEADS.
merican style, tasseled with cord having BEADS and feathers; generally whitish ceramic
*also known as dale stonetm peridot chip BEADS.
chip BEADS and other beads
green aventurine BEADS, spherical
esite (d), aquamarine, and amethyst chip BEADS.
stone BEADS by the strand, mostly
cklace earrings, white howlite spherical BEADS.
rose quartz BEADS, spherical
chip beads and other BEADS.
faceted round amethyst BEADS.
grand tour -- home doing business green BEADS, possibly emerald (d) or onyx (d)
pink tourmaline and rhodonite chip BEADS.
yellow fiber optic*, olive jade, peridot BEADS.
carnelian and tigereye chip BEADS, close up
faceted round BEADS, assorted colors
bead necklaces, varigated shades, larger BEADS.
necklace earrings, hearts BEADS, of turitella rock
finished strands of tumble-polished chip BEADS in a variety of materials, typically ha
rainforest jasper and malachite chip BEADS close up
amazonite BEADS, round faceted
rainforest jasper and malachite chip BEADS.
assorted and rose quartz chip BEADS.
t, 'legend of the dream catcher', having BEAR paw and feathers design
BEAR paw various themes
t, 'legend of the dream catcher', having BEAR paw and feathers design
grand tour -- home doing business these BEAUTIFUL east indian rugs are woven of different
cabochons of fiber-optic glass makes BEAUTIFUL cats' eyes
home doing business adorn your home with BEAUTIFULLY done ornamental hangings, sculptures, a
an help anyone experiencing a problem to BECOME a survivor
ad cords on cards with built in needles, BELL caps, eye pins, head pins, ear[wires, c
ndings, and limited silversmithing using BENCH work
ings that mainly fit standard cabochons, BEZEL cups, clasps, black waxed jewelry cord,
probably the BIGGEST factor in good tumbling is the consiste
ces of the stated material(s) along with BINDERS, substrates, caps, or carriers
includes summaries of the BIOLOGY and locales of the many different types
rustic-style mexican pot, BIRD motif in black and dark-green on brown
er image of kokopelli amidst cacti, with BIRD and moon
cabochons of BIRD'S eye rhyolite
oned native american amidst saguaros and BIRDS.
BISMUTH:
(certain “hotter” isotopes of BISMUTH either do not occur in nature or disint
) common BISMUTH (209bi) is unstable, having a half life
grand tour -- home doing business watch BISMUTH as it disappears before your very eyes
rials such as calcite may abrade quite a BIT faster than most other materials and ar
due to photographic anomalies, appears a BIT lighter here than it is
standard cabochons, bezel cups, clasps, BLACK waxed jewelry cord, and other things
BLACK stone, snowflake obsidian, clear quartz
cabochons of BLACK onyx, various forms of turquoise, and t
rustic-style mexican pot, bird motif in BLACK and dark-green on brown textured-look b
y are a dark transparent purple-red, not BLACK.)
polished whole ammonite, mostly BLACK but with some white, about 2
shark tooth necklaces on BLACK cords
uld be run with a light cutting oil (see BLADE instructions) only, or may be run in wa
ost saws is simply the tank in which the BLADE spins partially submerged
arily sawn with a circular diamond-edged BLADE in a machine which typically holds a co
optional vise; compact; comes with BLADE, 1 conventional grindstone, and a half-f
lant needed is determined by the type of BLADE and also the machine specifications
hitish ceramic but painted with multiple BLADE motif
a coolant, it is important that both the BLADE and machine be compatible with water
uses a large (10 inch diameter or more) BLADE and a vise having a screw crossfeed and
complete unit comes with motor, BLADE, wheels, vise, saw hood, and an assortme
the trim saw typically uses a smaller BLADE and usually has no vise, or if it does
hould check the instructions of both the BLADE and machine before proceeding
before beginning to use a new diamond BLADE, please read the instructions as to such
chines, which require the use of special BLADES designed for such use
gte vml 1]> in either kind of saw, most BLADES require that a coolant be used also
s, including slabbing saws up to 18 inch BLADES, and 6-wheel arbor machines, are availab
nd 8 inch diameter; and standard diamond BLADES 6, 8, and 10 inch diameter; are regular
(not surprisingly, the water or dry BLADES tend to be more expensive
other types of BLADES can be run in plain water, and still ot
mexican pot, hand-etched in a BLADES, arches, and steps motif, and having con
common BLADES and machines should be run with a light
matters as the preliminary dressing many BLADES require, or they will not cut
ide-mouthed mexican pot, hand-etched, of BLADES-AND-ARCHES-AND-STEPS motif, 5
xican pot, hand-etched in a native-style BLADES-AND-TRIANGLES motif, ball shape, about 5
rockhounding arizona  by gerry BLAIR.
“…expert rockhound gerry BLAIR describes more than seventy of the stat
BLASTOIDS, approx 1/2 inch
b BLEACHED.
drawing of palo verde tree in BLOOM, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
drawing of BLOOMING flowers, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink o
drawing of spring trees with pink BLOOMS, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
fabulous works of the lapidarist, glass BLOWER, and enamelist
drawing of saguaros with BLUE sky, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wo
r-than-usual amazonite, turqurenite (d), BLUE howlite (d), sodalite, and amethyst; al
bookends of BLUE (d) brazilian agate, 7 inches total wid
atural feldspar), turqurenite (d), mixed BLUE stones
tumblable celestite and sodalitic BLUE quartz
feathers style earhooks, silvertone with BLUEGREEN accent gem
feathers style necklace, silvertone with BLUEGREEN accent gem
brazilian agate bookends in shades of BLUISH gray, white, and a little yellow
necklaces of chips and focal BOB, assorted stone
items include bola slides, bola backs, BOLA strings, bead tips, bead cords on cards
k, or being glued to a fitting such as a BOLA slide, or onto a surface such as a carv
ng business we now offer bead stringing, BOLA repair, earring conversions, and other
items include bola slides, BOLA backs, bola strings, bead tips, bead co
items include BOLA slides, bola backs, bola strings, bead
knife or spear points of BONE.
r quartz crystal; by the american artist BONNIE gail sarnelli, who contributes to the c
rizona; by the nontribal american artist BONNIE gail sarnelli who contributes to the co
simple illustrated instructions in this BOOK.
  this is a BOOK of maps of mineral collecting sites
fication techniques are revealed in this BOOK, which teaches you where, how, when and
nformation from key meteorite falls, the BOOK explains what meteorites are, where the
preparing gems and minerals, this handy BOOK also includes maps and directions to ea
a BOOK of maps of gold collecting areas in all
BOOK on meteorites
brazilian agate (n) BOOKEND set
agate, either as individual slices or as BOOKENDS.
BOOKENDS of blue (d) brazilian agate, 7 inches t
polished slabs and BOOKENDS.
brazilian agate BOOKENDS having variants of honey color, with da
brazilian agate BOOKENDS in shades of bluish gray, white, and a
arge rocks in preparation to use them as BOOKENDS or bases)
uitable for tumbling, and abrasives, and BOOKS on tumbling and other lapidary arts
ing business a partial exhibition of the BOOKS we typically stock
more BOOKS.
BOOKS.
e gap between academic texts and popular BOOKS by providing a magnificent rock and min
ing business a partial exhibition of the BOOKS we typically stock
for more BOOKS, continue on the grand tour
more BOOKS -- grand tour -- home doing business va
-- home doing business BOOKS and maps for the explorer of arizona an
ss various maps, exploration information BOOKS, and guides to the tucson area but also
ke scenic tour we carry an assortment of BOOKS dealing with rock identification, rock
explorer's BOOKS and maps
shelf ornaments, arizona BOSQUE mesquite
ent hand-crafted of rare riparian velvet BOSQUE mesquite of southern arizona, naturally
nts hand-crafted of rare riparian velvet BOSQUE mesquite of southern arizona, naturally
wall ornaments of arizona BOSQUE mesquite
so you should check the instructions of BOTH the blade and machine before proceeding
water as a coolant, it is important that BOTH the blade and machine be compatible wit
or those who want a tough poster without BOTHERING with a frame
air-driven fountain, and hand-held spray BOTTLE.
ouse 4313 east grant road (near columbus BOULEVARD) tucson, az 85712-2606 [map] (520) 326-5
outhwestern painted themes, conical top, BOWL-LIKE bottom
flattish top but BOWL-SHAPED bottom
nd tour -- home doing business these are BOWL-SHAPED genuine pakistani baskets handmade of p
, and may come in one or another type of BOX or fastened to a card
en thin plastic sheets; and 9-cell stone BOX with removable cells; and riker mounts
(see also BOX) close-up of the tie tack shown above
or onto a surface such as a carved wood BOX.
-- home doing business we offer stands, BOXES, display cases, etc
amber stretch BRACELETS.
work on sterling indian-cuff-style watch BRACELETS, nor remove/install watch heads in them
nugget BRACELETS on stretchy cord
amber stretch BRACELETS.
your space with the patterns provided by BRAZILIAN agate, either as individual slices or a
BRAZILIAN agate slab
BRAZILIAN agate bookends having variants of honey
BRAZILIAN agate slab
bookends of blue (d) BRAZILIAN agate, 7 inches total width x 5
BRAZILIAN agate (n) bookend set
BRAZILIAN agate slab
) BRAZILIAN agate slab
BRAZILIAN agate slab
BRAZILIAN agate bookends in shades of bluish gray
BRAZILIAN agate slab
stage, the rocks should be run through a BRIEF cleaning cycle in a mild soap solution
a BRIEF history of important mineral discoverie
on the prepolish wheel, and finally to a BRILLIANT shine on the final polish wheel
it includes 20 hands-on activities to BRING learning to life
thing the shape on a sanding wheel, then BRINGING it to a dull gloss on the prepolish whe
ions from california to the dakotas, and BRITISH columbia to texas
horse's general color is BRONZY.
, is not retained in the machine, but is BROUGHT in by hose or other device, and sprayed
t, bird motif in black and dark-green on BROWN textured-look background
BRYCE canyon, grand canyon, monument valley,
our BUILDING:
ngs, bead tips, bead cords on cards with BUILT in needles, bell caps, eye pins, head p
maximum BULB:
traditional BULBOUS vase shape
also BULK chain of the same metals and also in co
e line-item on the invoice, were sold in BULK (such as rough rock or grinding compoun
for BULKY or expensive items or special shipping
-inch x ¼ inch slabs, and such as 8 inch BULKY rocks, have been successfully tumble-po
geological survey BULLETIN 1355
cabochons of BUMBLE bee stone
olish agents do not require a final soap BURNISHING or cleaning cycle, but check the label
3d laser image of native american chief (BUST view)
thin-specimen display (as for BUTTERFLIES or pressed flowers) allowing mounting b
prices that appear in purchasing BUTTONS, when available, are current
ppear on this page apart from purchasing BUTTONS are subject to change without notice
s, the coronado national forest, and the CABEZA prieta national wildlife refuge
40 x 30 fire agate CABOCHON (a jasper-like stone)
(copyright 2005 allens treasure house) a CABOCHON is a dome-topped gemstone
CABOCHON cutting
) the lu-6x CABOCHON machine
-- grand tour -- home doing business CABOCHONS are dome-topped stones
CABOCHONS of rainbow calsilica
CABOCHONS of sodalite
sardonyx CABOCHONS.
CABOCHONS of black onyx, various forms of turquoi
CABOCHONS of bird's eye rhyolite
CABOCHONS of fiber-optic glass makes beautiful ca
CABOCHONS of purple agate
ndant mountings that mainly fit standard CABOCHONS, bezel cups, clasps, black waxed jewelry
CABOCHONS of turquoise of various treatments, and
CABOCHONS of leopardskin rhyolite
CABOCHONS of petrified palmwood
CABOCHONS lend themselves to being hung on chains
CABOCHONS of red canyon jasper
freeform CABOCHONS of chrysocolla
CABOCHONS of purple agate
CABOCHONS of bird's eye rhyolite
CABOCHONS of rainbow calsilica
CABOCHONS are made by sawing off a slice of rock
CABOCHONS of bumble bee stone
CABOCHONS.
3d laser image of kokopelli amidst CACTI, with bird and moon
CACTUS of the southwest
at that rate, if CAESAR augustus had collected a newly refined
lso, certain very soft materials such as CALCITE may abrade quite a bit faster than most
rock locations from CALIFORNIA to the dakotas, and british columbia to
6 [map] (520) 326-5550 (out-of-area-code CALLERS may get an answering machine during nor
cabochons of rainbow CALSILICA.
maps, lodging, and CAMPGROUNDS.
cabochons of red CANYON jasper
bryce CANYON, grand canyon, monument valley, and othe
of arizona -- true stories of the grand CANYON state's most infamous crooks, culprits,
bryce canyon, grand CANYON, monument valley, and other parks and re
imens and prehistoric artifacts at grand CANYON and petrified forest national parks, as
8 inches overall height, having CAP and wood base
rds on cards with built in needles, bell CAPS, eye pins, head pins, ear[wires, clips,
erial(s) along with binders, substrates, CAPS, or carriers
or another type of box or fastened to a CARD.
our paypal account or of using your bank CARD if your paypal account accepts it
or such orders can be made via your bank CARD through your paypal account or directly
$ only) with proper id, and most bank CARDS.
, bola strings, bead tips, bead cords on CARDS with built in needles, bell caps, eye p
we do not accept bank CARDS from remote customers except through pa
e is delicate and should be handled with CARE.
tumblable CARNELIAN agate, and assorted similar rock
CARNELIAN and tigereye chip beads, close up
) CARNELIAN chip beads, tigereye chip beads
CARNELIAN agate beads, spherical, redder than usu
g a screw crossfeed and a self-propelled CARRIAGE into which the rock is mounted
ave all packing material and contact the CARRIER.
along with binders, substrates, caps, or CARRIERS.
-- grand tour -- or take scenic tour we CARRY an assortment of books dealing with roc
also includes jokes, fun facts, and CARTOONS.
hand CARVED from natural mineral -- may vary slight
bola slide, or onto a surface such as a CARVED wood box
elephant containing baby elephant, CARVED of soapstone
y themselves or in combination with wood CARVINGS, pottery, floral arrangements, etc
spheres and CARVINGS.
ggs, little spheres of stone, and ornate CARVINGS:
er may imagine to be treated, is in this CASE untreated; or to designate that a stone
business we offer stands, boxes, display CASES, etc
these problems can in many CASES be mitigated or eliminated by combining
ll are believed to be (exclusive in some CASES of the working finding) sterling, altho
in many CASES you will be instructed to drain the mac
ons), showing locations and also, in may CASES, information about required fees or circ
l stones that are identified and in some CASES further described
tern shelf and wall ornaments, including CAST and holographically laser engraved
full 3d sculpture CAST of resin and art painted in detail
e setting, chain making, mechanisms, and CASTING.
providing a magnificent rock and mineral CATALOG in color
detailed CATALOG of placer gold locations plus the geolo
we have no CATALOG, and this web site is not set up to serv
" dream CATCHER feathers style earhooks, silvertone wit
"legend of the dream CATCHER."
dream CATCHER feathers style necklace, silvertone wit
rrings and pendant, 'legend of the dream CATCHER', having bear paw and feathers design
(in this CATEGORY we can also include the cutting of face
ons of fiber-optic glass makes beautiful CATS' eyes
aps); subject, however, to the following CAUTION:
tumblable CELESTITE and sodalitic blue quartz
ets; and 9-cell stone box with removable CELLS; and riker mounts
each small square is 1 CENTIMETER.
road map of CENTRAL and western united states, including ak
there also exist magnetic tumblers and CENTRIFUGAL disk finishers, but these are used main
pot, whitish CERAMIC, southwestern painted themes, conical to
rnamentation, generally of ivory-colored CERAMIC but painted in various colors
clusters of red CERAMIC chilis (ristras)
ng beads and feathers; generally whitish CERAMIC but painted with multiple blade motif
of small swallowable parts and not being CERTIFIED as toxin-free
this is not true CHACEDONIC fire agate having the dark red with irr
are marked sterling, as is the necklace CHAIN.
rapped in sterling silver, with sterling CHAIN.
also bulk CHAIN of the same metals and also in copper (
rapped in sterling silver, with sterling CHAIN.
ents, joining, finishing, stone setting, CHAIN making, mechanisms, and casting
rapped in sterling silver, with sterling CHAIN.
  next up the food CHAIN is the vibrating or sonic types, that v
sterling CHAIN.
fiber-optic dale stone tm on silvertone CHAINS.
(new CHAINS for sterling and goldfilled items are a
bochons lend themselves to being hung on CHAINS via any of several fittings, or being s
rystals in sterling silver with sterling CHAINS.
inventory is continually CHANGING, and this web site may not necessarily p
ion, with rather extensive discussion of CHARACTER, occurrence, and usage
ems shipped to arizona addresses will be CHARGED a sales tax
l have to contact you regarding shipping CHARGES.
exhibits fibrous CHATOYANCE under certain lighting conditions
l soap burnishing or cleaning cycle, but CHECK the label or ask the vendor
ailed, and phoned orders, you may pay by CHECK (u
gned for cutting, but even so you should CHECK the instructions of both the blade and
urrency, or checks (including traveler's CHECKS) (u
currency, or CHECKS (including traveler's checks) (u
physical and CHEMICAL properties, origins and geologic signif
l lasered, possibly with CHEMICAL treatment
he stated stone but not equivalent to it CHEMICALLY and physically
) u CHEMICALS diffused into surface under high temper
te of the natural stone, having its same CHEMISTRY and crystallography
3d laser image of native american CHIEF (bust view)
the perfect educational start for young CHILDREN, being packed with facts, accessible tex
clusters of red ceramic CHILIS (ristras)
agate slice wind CHIME, partial view
gem trees, cloissone jar, eggs, wind CHIMES.
tubular wind CHIMES of various motifs
pottery, clocks, CHIMES, sculptures, etc
dark amber necklace, irregularly shaped "CHIP" beads
stone, snowflake obsidian, clear quartz CHIP beads
r obsidian, and clear crystalline quartz CHIP easily when impacted and must be protec
rhodonite CHIP beads close up
CHIP beads and other beads
magnesite (d), aquamarine, and amethyst CHIP beads
ss unfinished strands of tumble-polished CHIP beads in a variety of materials, typica
rainforest jasper and malachite CHIP beads
rhodolite garnet CHIP beads
pink tourmaline and rhodonite CHIP beads
) carnelian chip beads, tigereye CHIP beads
*also known as dale stonetm peridot CHIP beads
note also that the tendency to CHIP or pit will be more pronounced if the a
carnelian and tigereye CHIP beads, close up
) carnelian CHIP beads, tigereye chip beads
assorted and rose quartz CHIP beads
rainforest jasper and malachite CHIP beads close up
1 CHIPPED stone arrowheads, approximately 21/2 in
" CHIPPED stone arrowhead necklace, fancy superio
1 CHIPPED stone arrowheads, approximately 31/2 in
that is excessively violent, leading to CHIPPING, pitting, or spalling of the surface, wh
there is a risk of CHIPPING the rocks during this process because t
necklaces of CHIPS and focal bob, assorted stone
park, organ pipe national monument, the CHIRICAHUA mountains, the coronado national forest
mplete model) and cooling setup of users CHOICE.
es separate coolant arrangement of users CHOICE.)
hours may be irregular on CHRISTMAS eve; prior appointment is suggested for
), and CHRISTMAS.
CHRYSOCOLLA complements natural knob
freeform cabochons of CHRYSOCOLLA.
mesquite, CHRYSOCOLLA, peridot, deerskin, quartz
includes arizona CHRYSOCOLLA.
naturally granular arizona peridot, and CHRYSOCOLLA of globe, arizona; by the nontribal ame
ranular arizona peridot, and (variously) CHRYSOCOLLA of globe, arizona, deerskin, or quartz
polished amber CHUNKS.
very angular rocks, for example, may not CHURN properly in some vibratory machines, an
house) rocks are ordinarily sawn with a CIRCULAR diamond-edged blade in a machine which
under other CIRCUMSTANCES, see "returns" below
ases, information about required fees or CIRCUMSTANCES.
when you contact us, CITE the filename
an be useful in searching out old mines, CLAIMS, rumors, etc
inly fit standard cabochons, bezel cups, CLASPS, black waxed jewelry cord, and other thi
scellaneous-color necklaces of a certain CLASS), will not be refunded
and finds, meteorite craters, meteorite CLASSIFICATION, tektites, collecting and preserving met
ng of tiny dark crystals of undetermined CLASSIFICATION.
can all mineralogical CLASSIFICATIONS of rocks be tumbled together
excellent for the CLASSROOM, summer activity groups, or any enthusia
pots are CLAY, but also painted; direct exposure to fu
CLAY-POT ristra
water (or no coolant at all) CLEANS up much more readily, and presents much
illustrated throughout with CLEAR demonstration photos
laser-engraved in CLEAR glass
arrowhead necklaces of CLEAR quartz
ove, and you should allow time for it to CLEAR.
a CLEAR and generous overview of metalworking t
glass, apache tears, other obsidian, and CLEAR crystalline quartz chip easily when imp
CLEAR maps and directions
40mm faceted CLEAR glass gemstone
CLEAR maps and directions
CLEAR monochrome illustrations along with rat
8 inch trim saw optional vise; optional CLEAR plastic hood
hundreds of edible plants are shown in CLEAR monochrome illustration, with rather ex
black stone, snowflake obsidian, CLEAR quartz chip beads
laser-engraved in CLEAR faceted glass
CLEAR plastic wide mouthed jars with white pl
laser-engraved in CLEAR faceted glass
y if the return contains product that is CLEARLY defective or is not as represented
please CLEARLY identify the defect or deviation from r
specific item from this web site, right CLICK on the picture and obtain its filename
h this guide to the "best spots to play, CLIMB, hike, fish, and be
the CLIP backs are marked sterling, as is the ne
note that these have CLIP backs
ll caps, eye pins, head pins, ear[wires, CLIPS, screws, clutches], pendant mountings th
) 10inch (diagonal) wall CLOCK.
CLOCK.ARTFULLY painted wood set with six tumble-polish
pottery, CLOCKS, chimes, sculptures, etc
CLOISONNE jar, floral design, approximately 3
gem trees, CLOISSONE jar, eggs, wind chimes
inforest jasper and malachite chip beads CLOSE up
ale stonetm fiber optic* and olive jade, CLOSE up
rhodonite chip beads CLOSE up
we do not CLOSE for monday holidays (e
carnelian and tigereye chip beads, CLOSE up
, presidents day) but do CLOSE for new years day, easter, independence
CLOSE-UP of earring shown
CLOSE-UP view
(see also box) CLOSE-UP of the tie tack shown above
because of its CLOSENESS to the surface, this crystal structure
unscheduled CLOSINGS may occur on rare occasions
discusses equipment and CLOTHING, mining techniques, gem and mineral site
list of shows and CLUBS, mineral museums, and mine tours
of gem shows, rockhound and prospecting CLUBS, mineral museums, and mine tours
each CLUSTER, exclusive of ropework, is about 13 inch
CLUSTERS of red ceramic chilis (ristras)
display, and ristras (hanging ornamental CLUSTERS).
oral tie tack, exclusive of the post and CLUTCH.
ns, head pins, ear[wires, clips, screws, CLUTCHES], pendant mountings that mainly fit stand
" (CNN.COM) included are saguaro national park, org
this is followed by rough-doming on the COARSE wheel, then refining and smoothing the
n typically 4 stages, beginning with the COARSE abrasive and then moving up sequentiall
epending on the rocks, especially in the COARSE grind
rocks (speckled with grit in the COARSER stages) should slide upon one another,
indian (east) cotton COASTERS, woven and stenciled
c COATED.
printed on a heavy white stock, and then COATED to provide a satin finish
hick, which will fit many 38 mm standard COIN or gemstone mountings (although it shou
to make finding gold as easy as finding COINS in the park
and semiprecious stones, how to find and COLLECT specimens
at that rate, if caesar augustus had COLLECTED a newly refined 50 gram specimen in the
brimming with advice on COLLECTING and preparing gems and minerals, this h
site descriptions and maps for COLLECTING rocks in arizona
ers, meteorite classification, tektites, COLLECTING and preserving meteorites, and meteorit
n sites and feature 20 new locations for COLLECTING over 70 different types of minerals and
a book of maps of gold COLLECTING areas in all western states
khounding sites, emphasizing the current COLLECTING conditions you will encounter, to the e
lengthy site descriptions of a number of COLLECTING sites in arizona, along with map inform
arizona locations for COLLECTING minerals are described in some length,
  this is a book of maps of mineral COLLECTING sites
s dealing with rock identification, rock COLLECTING, and gold prospecting
photographs depicting the COLLECTING areas
stone arrowhead COLLECTION, hand-chipped
  more than 90 COLLECTION sites
stone arrowhead COLLECTION, hand-chipped
) tumbling is the process of agitating a COLLECTION of rocks (or other articles) in a barre
from old COLLECTION.
stone arrowhead COLLECTION, hand-chipped
a very readable COLLECTION of anecdotes and tips that can help any
nd tour -- home doing business arrowhead COLLECTIONS for wall display, and ristras (hanging
arrowhead COLLECTIONS and ristras -- grand tour -- home doing
recess in rear of arrowheads COLLECTIONS allows hanging on nail or screw (flat-h
ugh rock or grinding compounds), or as a COLLECTIVE assortment (such as miscellaneous-color
the seasoned COLLECTOR too will find this an invaluable refere
e offer an assortment of fossils for the COLLECTOR.
guide for serious rock COLLECTOR.
field companion for the arizona rock COLLECTOR.
COLLECTOR'S field maps
lution offers less drag to prevent rapid COLLISIONS than does a proper slurry
tone that has a gemologically inaccurate COLLOQUIAL name is in fact an untreated stone alth
full COLOR.
the american southwest, each with a full COLOR photo
magnificent rock and mineral catalog in COLOR.
ites, whole unpolished, of ivory-tannish COLOR, about 2 to 3 inches
th photos, diagrams, and maps; mostly in COLOR.
nite, whole unpolished, of ivory-tannish COLOR, about 3 inches
purple agates, and mixed rockssorted by COLOR - 4 ounce bags
shapes and gauges, and base metal (some COLOR finished)
st, illustrating the terminology in full COLOR.
rincipally agates and jaspers) sorted by COLOR.
full COLOR photos of numerous arizona rocks (the b
a fully COLOR illustrated basic guide to minerals
agate bookends having variants of honey COLOR, with dark crust
horse's general COLOR is bronzy
horse's general COLOR is reddish
the COLOR, due to photographic anomalies, appears
illustrated with verbal descriptions and COLORABLE line drawings
though asian, their COLORATIONS and styles fit well also with southwest
red with irridescence, but is a strongly COLORED opaque material with an unusual pattern
ast indian rugs are woven of differently COLORED yarns in a style that will work very we
t starting to explore the wealth of this COLORFUL state
o oil, resin, or wax COLORLESS infusion, usually in the context of a t
w COLORLESSLY waxed or oiled, usually in the context
y-colored ceramic but painted in various COLORS.
also available in other sizes and COLORS.
faceted round beads, assorted COLORS.
m california to the dakotas, and british COLUMBIA to texas
reasure house 4313 east grant road (near COLUMBUS boulevard) tucson, az 85712-2606 [map]
COLUMNAR sculptures of orthoceras-bearing rock,
COLUMNAR spiral selenite sculptures having shimm
may be used by themselves or in COMBINATION with wood carvings, pottery, floral arr
, turquoise, coral, and jade (in various COMBINATIONS).
many cases be mitigated or eliminated by COMBINING the water with a rust-inhibiting concen
optional vise; compact; COMES with blade, 1 conventional grindstone,
complete unit COMES with motor, blade, wheels, vise, saw ho
cord COMES with switch
therefore, if you are COMING from a considerable distance, we sugges
remote COMMERCE:
in-store COMMERCE:
these are of interest mainly to COMMERCIAL users
are preferred for serious workloads and COMMERCIAL production
time to time, we may offer items through COMMERCIAL platforms such as ebay
other tumblers, including large COMMERCIAL sizes, are available by special order
this guidebook covers popular and COMMERCIAL sites as well as numerous little-known
) COMMON bismuth (209bi) is unstable, having a h
s handy identification guide to the most COMMON kinds of rocks and minerals offers conc
general repairs on COMMON costume jewelry
trilobites, COMMON quality,approximately 2 to 3 inches lon
uding ak and hi, in larger print than is COMMON in such maps
equire minimal adult supervision and use COMMON household products
w your poisonous plants -- guide to many COMMON poisonous plants in field, garden, and
COMMON blades and machines should be run with
focuses on the more COMMON rocks and minerals, including those fre
watch straps and batteries that fit most COMMON watches
the most COMMON water systems are these
are several types of tumblers, the most COMMON and least expensive being the rotary, o
COMMON rock sawing falls in 2 main types
iving does not cover alaska, hawaii, nor COMMONWEALTH/POSSESSION regions), showing locations and also, i
optional vise; COMPACT; comes with blade, 1 conventional grinds
field COMPANION for the arizona rock collector
chrysocolla COMPLEMENTS natural knob
r when using good materials, by improper COMPOSITION of the load
in bulk (such as rough rock or grinding COMPOUNDS), or as a collective assortment (such as
y be run in water solution if a suitable CONCENTRATE is added
mbining the water with a rust-inhibiting CONCENTRATE designed for cutting, but even so you s
this CONDITION is achieved by not including many rocks
e of shipment, if in original resellable CONDITION.
ibrous chatoyance under certain lighting CONDITIONS.
ites, emphasizing the current collecting CONDITIONS you will encounter, to the extent knowa
g 1881 configuration and also the modern CONFIGURATION on a transparent overlay
g 1881 configuration and also the modern CONFIGURATION on a transparent overlay, along with re
an excellent map set, showing 1881 CONFIGURATION and also the modern configuration on a
  an excellent map set, showing 1881 CONFIGURATION and also the modern configuration on a
lination is adjustable, and will tend to CONFORM to the garment
slice of turitella rock, a CONGLOMERATE of fossils, showing original raw surfac
v shaped, cradle, easel, CONICAL, and cylindrical; for eggs, spheres, sla
sh ceramic, southwestern painted themes, CONICAL top, bowl-like bottom
des, arches, and steps motif, and having CONICAL top
mexican, but not necessarily CONNECTED with any indigenous tribe
nie gail sarnelli who contributes to the CONSERVATION of this sort of mesquite by the arizona
356 acres containing this species under CONSERVATION.
356 acres containing this species under CONSERVATION.
ie gail sarnelli, who contributes to the CONSERVATION of this sort of mesquite by the arizona
therefore, if you are coming from a CONSIDERABLE distance, we suggest phoning in advance
h the main objective might be to produce CONSIDERABLE quantities of larger-than-usual gemston
* tuesday and thursday hours may vary CONSIDERABLY.
they are CONSIDERABLY more fast and efficient, although more
vibrating/sonic tumblers are CONSIDERABLY faster
e pronounced if the average rock size is CONSIDERABLY larger than the usual average value of
y 1 week per stage, although this varies CONSIDERABLY depending on the rocks, especially in t
at may appear on this page should not be CONSIDERED current and are subject to change witho
shing industries and will not be further CONSIDERED here
rocks that would not normally be CONSIDERED appropriate for tumbling, such as 3-inc
e biggest factor in good tumbling is the CONSISTENCY (viscosity) of the slurry
ed by tiny voids that would otherwise be CONSPICUOUS, e
overs pioneering, ranching, prospecting, CONSTRUCTION, aspects of general life, railroads, and
f cleaning cycle in a mild soap solution (CONSULT machine manual for acceptable types of
CONTACT information
se or merchandise in general, you should CONTACT us for discussion as to your needs, and
l shipping requirements, we will have to CONTACT you regarding shipping charges
r package, save all packing material and CONTACT the carrier
when you CONTACT us, cite the filename
difficulty ratings, trail CONTACTS, fees/permit, and the best seasons
ter trust, which currently has 356 acres CONTAINING this species under conservation
gold, or platinum jewelry or on jewelry CONTAINING diamonds or natural faceted stones
elephant CONTAINING baby elephant, carved of soapstone
ter trust, which currently has 356 acres CONTAINING this species under conservation
CONTAINS rather lengthy site descriptions of a n
d the return shipping only if the return CONTAINS product that is clearly defective or is
lorlessly waxed or oiled, usually in the CONTEXT of a nontransparent stone
r wax colorless infusion, usually in the CONTEXT of a transparent stone penetrated by ti
inventory is CONTINUALLY changing, and this web site may not nec
for more books, CONTINUE on the grand tour
american artist bonnie gail sarnelli who CONTRIBUTES to the conservation of this sort of mes
merican artist bonnie gail sarnelli, who CONTRIBUTES to the conservation of this sort of mes
one wet for cooling purposes and also to CONTROL dust
diamond-dust setups, like their CONVENTIONAL counterparts, grind, sand, and polish a
grinding and sanding operations using CONVENTIONAL abrasives are normally done wet for coo
wheels), and these setups cost more than CONVENTIONAL setups
ional vise; compact; comes with blade, 1 CONVENTIONAL grindstone, and a half-face endplate fo
fer bead stringing, bola repair, earring CONVERSIONS, and other remodels and repairs to costu
f the planet, and bake volcanic meringue COOKIES.
(requires separate COOLANT arrangement of users choice
if using water as a COOLANT, it is important that both the blade and
the type of COOLANT needed is determined by the type of bla
the COOLANT in most saws is simply the tank in whic
the COOLANT remains in the machine at all times (un
water (or no COOLANT at all) cleans up much more readily, an
ade in a machine which typically holds a COOLANT.
kind of saw, most blades require that a COOLANT be used also
the COOLING water for grinding and sanding, unlike
we also stock COOLING water equipment of various types
onal abrasives are normally done wet for COOLING purposes and also to control dust
ternal motor (except complete model) and COOLING setup of users choice
new gps COORDINATES.
new gps COORDINATES.
ulk chain of the same metals and also in COPPER (although not always the same styles)
sterling silver and mediterranean CORAL screw back earrings
sterling silver and mediterranean CORAL kidney-wire earrings
sterling silver and mediterranean CORAL screwback earrings
we have no evidence of CORAL treatment, but cannot rule it out eithe
ufflinks, pendants of silver, turquoise, CORAL, and jade (in various combinations)
sterling silver and mediterranean CORAL screw back earrings
silver and CORAL tie tack, exclusive of the post and clu
we have no evidence of CORAL treatment, but cannot rule it out eithe
rhodonite, CORAL-COLOR quartz (d), goldstone, and red jasper a
nugget bracelets on stretchy CORD.
bezel cups, clasps, black waxed jewelry CORD, and other things
5 inches high, strung with natural-fiber CORD.
ot, native american style, tasseled with CORD having beads and feathers; generally wh
CORD comes with switch
ola backs, bola strings, bead tips, bead CORDS on cards with built in needles, bell ca
shark tooth necklaces on black CORDS.
monument, the chiricahua mountains, the CORONADO national forest, and the cabeza prieta
cally having 6 wheels), and these setups COST more than conventional setups
general repairs on common COSTUME jewelry
COSTUME jewelry remodeling
sions, and other remodels and repairs to COSTUME jewelry only
indian (east) COTTON placemats, woven and stenciled, approxi
indian (east) COTTON coasters, woven and stenciled
indian (east) COTTON placemats, woven and stenciled, approxi
enhance the look with the COTTON table goods
these COULD be used for earrings if desired
ond-dust setups, like their conventional COUNTERPARTS, grind, sand, and polish all in one unit
indian COUNTRY in az, co, nm, and ut
a driving does not COVER alaska, hawaii, nor commonwealth/posses
ome doing business we offer wall posters COVERING a variety of scientific subjects, espec
siness our line of posters has expanded, COVERING earth sciences and also other subjects
COVERS pioneering, ranching, prospecting, cons
COVERS entire state, not just selected sites
COVERS rocks and minerals from around the worl
this guidebook COVERS popular and commercial sites as well as
COVID-19:
drawing of howling COYOTE, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
f CRACKS crevices filled with a fairly durable m
v shaped, CRADLE, easel, conical, and cylindrical; for eg
led stones, for a variety of jewelry and CRAFT projects
rs, meteorite falls and finds, meteorite CRATERS, meteorite classification, tektites, col
kids CREATE their own crystals, sculpt edible model
these inquisitive stone CREATURES on little metal feet will keep an eye o
f cracks CREVICES filled with a fairly durable material
rock CRITTERS.
f the grand canyon state's most infamous CROOKS, culprits, and cutthroats
orthoceras in base rock, CROSS-SECTIONAL polished rendering, 5 to 6 inches long
orthoceras in base rock, polished CROSS-SECTIONAL specimen
als and round profiles, but also hearts, CROSSES, and other unusual shapes
s manually operated and may lack a screw CROSSFEED.
or more) blade and a vise having a screw CROSSFEED and a self-propelled carriage into whic
we also have CRUSHED rock suitable for tumbling, and abrasiv
aving variants of honey color, with dark CRUST.
se of its closeness to the surface, this CRYSTAL structure is delicate and should be han
veracruz amethyst CRYSTAL pendant, wirewrapped in sterling silver
a of globe, arizona, deerskin, or quartz CRYSTAL; by the american artist bonnie gail sarn
veracruz amethyst CRYSTAL pendant, wirewrapped in sterling silver
amethyst CRYSTAL pendants
apache tears, other obsidian, and clear CRYSTALLINE quartz chip easily when impacted and mu
ral stone, having its same chemistry and CRYSTALLOGRAPHY.)
kids create their own CRYSTALS, sculpt edible models of the planet, and
s wire-wrapped natural veracruz amethyst CRYSTALS in sterling silver with sterling chains
CRYSTALS held by deerskin
g that is lined with fine sparkly quartz CRYSTALS and also a sprinkling of tiny dark crys
these are superior CRYSTALS.
stals and also a sprinkling of tiny dark CRYSTALS of undetermined classification
toggle backs of the CUFF links shown
CUFF links with spiraly tape rims
earrings, CUFFLINKS, pendants of silver, turquoise, coral, a
and canyon state's most infamous crooks, CULPRITS, and cutthroats
hat mainly fit standard cabochons, bezel CUPS, clasps, black waxed jewelry cord, and o
CURRENCY, or checks (including traveler's checks)
ar materials, and may require additional CUSHIONING as with the glass etc
for this reason, it is advisable to use CUSHIONING (e
s-topped riker mounts, filled with white CUSHIONING material
) we do not recut, refinish, or make CUSTOM mountings for customer's stone
any of several fittings, or being set in CUSTOM made silverwork, or being glued to a fi
we also make up CUSTOM pieces for customers
CUSTOM jewelry pieces, silver or base metal, u
sawing of CUSTOMER'S rough rock is no longer available
items may be returned at CUSTOMER'S expense for refund within 20 days of th
, refinish, or make custom mountings for CUSTOMER'S stone
we do not accept bank cards from remote CUSTOMERS except through paypal
we also make up custom pieces for CUSTOMERS.
ng many blades require, or they will not CUT!
home doing business we have a number of CUTE, fragrant, pretty, historically-connecte
te's most infamous crooks, culprits, and CUTTHROATS.
and machines should be run with a light CUTTING oil (see blade instructions) only, or m
in this category we can also include the CUTTING of faces on large rocks in preparation
, CUTTING open of geodes) are temporarily suspend
rust-inhibiting concentrate designed for CUTTING, but even so you should check the instru
a resin usually suitable for subsequent CUTTING and polishing)
cabochon CUTTING:
uire a final soap burnishing or cleaning CYCLE, but check the label or ask the vendor
s should be run through a brief cleaning CYCLE in a mild soap solution (consult machin
v shaped, cradle, easel, conical, and CYLINDRICAL; for eggs, spheres, slabs, minerals
CYLINDRICAL, post, and easel
CYRIL, johnson