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two 6 lb barrels two 4 lb loads lortone QT12 12 lb 8 lb lortone tumblers have solid
5 lb 3 lb lortone QT66 two 6 lb barrels two 4 lb loads lortone
there is no overall QUALITY mark, but the provenance, and appearanc
there is no overall QUALITY mark, but the provenance and appearance
there is no overall QUALITY mark, but the metal is attested by othe
d true of the rest, although there is no QUALITY mark
there is no overall QUALITY mark, but the provenance and appearance
there is no overall QUALITY mark, but the metal is attested by othe
ding) sterling, although some possess no QUALITY mark
there is no overall QUALITY mark, but the metal is attested by othe
llowing views do not fully show the high QUALITY printing, due to the limitations of int
trilobites, common QUALITY,APPROXIMATELY 2 to 3 inches long
jective might be to produce considerable QUANTITIES of larger-than-usual gemstones, special
in the barrel, the addition of a large QUANTITY of plastic pellets to the soap solution
those who need items in QUANTITY should look elsewhere
multi-colored dyed QUARTZ, turqurenite (d), purple agates, and mix
rhodonite, coral-color QUARTZ (d), goldstone, and red jasper all in t
esquite, chrysocolla, peridot, deerskin, QUARTZ.
black stone, snowflake obsidian, clear QUARTZ chip beads
opening that is lined with fine sparkly QUARTZ crystals and also a sprinkling of tiny
white QUARTZ beads, faceted
peridot-color QUARTZ (d), greener-than-usual amazonite, turq
rose QUARTZ beads, spherical
assorted and rose QUARTZ chip beads
arrowhead necklaces of clear QUARTZ.
rose QUARTZ spheres with included lacquered wood st
tumblable celestite and sodalitic blue QUARTZ.
s, other obsidian, and clear crystalline QUARTZ chip easily when impacted and must be p
ysocolla of globe, arizona, deerskin, or QUARTZ crystal; by the american artist bonnie
thyst, apache tears, and semitransparent QUARTZ.
o not occur in nature or disintegrate so QUICKLY that they do not remain for a significa
people who want to get started tumbling QUICKLY, or who need smooth matte finished rocks
e tumblers have solid rubber barrels for QUIET operation and long life
oft materials such as calcite may abrade QUITE a bit faster than most other materials
; the general environment is vastly more RADIOACTIVE.
does this process generate RADIOACTIVITY?
, construction, aspects of general life, RAILROADS, and more
the pots lack RAIN holes and therefore may be unsuitable f
cabochons of RAINBOW calsilica
RAINFOREST jasper and malachite chip beads
RAINFOREST jasper and malachite chip beads close u
covers pioneering, RANCHING, prospecting, construction, aspects of g
urquoise at the foot of the heiroglyphic RANGE.
ing solution offers less drag to prevent RAPID collisions than does a proper slurry
ological shelf ornaments hand-crafted of RARE riparian velvet bosque mesquite of sout
unscheduled closings may occur on RARE occasions
ecological wall ornament hand-crafted of RARE riparian velvet bosque mesquite of sout
but some are approximately 16 inches or (RARELY) other lengths
rock RASCAL t 6 inches trim saw, grind, sand, polis
name wheel size functions remarks rock RASCAL j 6 inches trim saw optional vise; prob
model nominal RATING working load of rocks lortone 3a 3 lb 2
difficulty RATINGS, trail contacts, fees/permit, and the be
a very READABLE collection of anecdotes and tips that c
er to emphasize that a material that the READER may imagine to be treated, is in this c
r no coolant at all) cleans up much more READILY, and presents much less of a disposal/po
rock (such slices can often be purchased READY-CUT), drawing the desired profile onto it, pe
recess in REAR of arrowheads collections allows hangin
nevertheless, there are REASONS for using them
se ristras are hand-crafted, the one you RECEIVE may differ slightly from the one shown
phs) and text filled with many facts and RECENT theories
drainage is by hose to any suitable RECEPTACLE, location, or recirculating system (sewe
RECESS in rear of arrowheads collections allow
to any suitable receptacle, location, or RECIRCULATING system (sewer not recommended; rock slu
mbing, hose from portable overhead tank, RECIRCULATING pump in tank under table, under-wheel a
use a pan to RECOVER gold from wherever it awaits you by fol
its history, RECOVERY methods, and identification techniques
) we do not RECUT, refinish, or make custom mountings for
carnelian agate beads, spherical, REDDER than usual
horse's general color is REDDISH.
slabbing refers to the REDUCTION of a large rough rock into slices which
llector too will find this an invaluable REFERENCE
from historical REFERENCES.
slabbing REFERS to the reduction of a large rough rock
trimming REFERS to the rough=cutting around a design dr
if caesar augustus had collected a newly REFINED 50 gram specimen in the year a
do not remain for a significant time in REFINED samples if they had even been present,
y rough-doming on the coarse wheel, then REFINING and smoothing the shape on a sanding wh
) we do not recut, REFINISH, or make custom mountings for customer's
and the cabeza prieta national wildlife REFUGE.
we will REFUND the return shipping only if the return
ay be returned at customer's expense for REFUND within 20 days of the date of shipment,
cklaces of a certain class), will not be REFUNDED.
ska, hawaii, nor commonwealth/possession REGIONS), showing locations and also, in may case
we REGRET the inconvenience
(REGRET inadequate photography
we REGULARLY stock the following tumblers
d blades 6, 8, and 10 inch diameter; are REGULARLY stocked
the coolant REMAINS in the machine at all times (unless int
name wheel size functions REMARKS rock rascal j 6 inches trim saw optiona
costume jewelry REMODELING.
a repair, earring conversions, and other REMODELS and repairs to costume jewelry only
REMOTE commerce
we do not accept bank cards from REMOTE customers except through paypal
lastic sheets; and 9-cell stone box with REMOVABLE cells; and riker mounts
g indian-cuff-style watch bracelets, nor REMOVE/INSTALL watch heads in them
chine at all times (unless intentionally REMOVED).
s in base rock, cross-sectional polished RENDERING, 5 to 6 inches long
siness we now offer bead stringing, bola REPAIR, earring conversions, and other remodels
(however, we do not do general watch REPAIR.)
general REPAIRS on common costume jewelry
ring conversions, and other remodels and REPAIRS to costume jewelry only
ot stretchy) watch bands, and do certain REPAIRS on these bands
cludes eyelets for hanging, which can be REPOSITIONED.
ly identify the defect or deviation from REPRESENTATION.
t that is clearly defective or is not as REPRESENTED.
pterosaurs the flying REPTILES poster
y or expensive items or special shipping REQUIREMENTS, we will have to contact you regarding s
(REQUIRES separate coolant arrangement of users c
REQUIRES external motor (except complete model)
of the date of shipment, if in original RESELLABLE condition
on, monument valley, and other parks and RESERVATIONS.
o oil, RESIN, or wax colorless infusion, usually in t
full 3d sculpture cast of RESIN and art painted in detail
s stabilized (impregnated with a RESIN usually suitable for subsequent cutting
full 3d sculpture of RESIN.
ring RESIZING has been discontinued
an easy-to-read RESOURCE.
we offer a RESPECTABLE variety of materials and sizes in ovals
it is possible to get poor RESULTS from a tumbler when using good material
please note we are a RETAIL store, not a wholesale supplier
g and sanding, unlike for sawing, is not RETAINED in the machine, but is brought in by ho
please state the reason for RETURN.
l refund the return shipping only if the RETURN contains product that is clearly defect
we will refund the RETURN shipping only if the return contains pr
items may be RETURNED at customer's expense for refund within
RETURNS:
partial RETURNS of items that, as a single line-item on
under other circumstances, see "RETURNS" below
icies pertaining to shipping, taxes, and RETURNS for such items are as shown on the plat
thods, and identification techniques are REVEALED in this book, which teaches you where,
tyrannosaurus REX in window poster
RHODOLITE garnet chip beads
RHODONITE, coral-color quartz (d), goldstone, and
RHODONITE chip beads close up
pink tourmaline and RHODONITE chip beads
cabochons of bird's eye RHYOLITE.
cabochons of leopardskin RHYOLITE.
glass-topped RIKER mounts, filled with white cushioning ma
cell stone box with removable cells; and RIKER mounts
cuff links with spiraly tape RIMS.
gical wall ornament hand-crafted of rare RIPARIAN velvet bosque mesquite of southern ariz
cal shelf ornaments hand-crafted of rare RIPARIAN velvet bosque mesquite of southern ariz
there is a RISK of chipping the rocks during this proce
clay-pot RISTRA.
magnified view of RISTRA.
owhead collections for wall display, and RISTRAS (hanging ornamental clusters)
clusters of red ceramic chilis (RISTRAS).
arrowhead collections and RISTRAS -- grand tour -- home doing business ar
because these RISTRAS are hand-crafted, the one you receive m
fossil fish on substrate, green RIVER formation, wyoming
ROAD map of central and western united state
allens treasure house 4313 east grant ROAD (near columbus boulevard) tucson, az 85
guides to flora, history, parks, ROADS, and indian lands
” gold diggers atlas by ROBERT neil johnson
ROCK rascal t 6 inches trim saw, grind, sand
siness feed your tumbler with this rough ROCK sized for that purpose
t will be more pronounced if the average ROCK size is considerably larger than the us
most types of ROCK can be mixed in the barrel, but a few s
ROCK critters
common ROCK sawing falls in 2 main types
ochons are made by sawing off a slice of ROCK (such slices can often be purchased rea
h, because of the greater weight of each ROCK.
ace earrings, hearts beads, of turitella ROCK.
arry an assortment of books dealing with ROCK identification, rock collecting, and go
books dealing with rock identification, ROCK collecting, and gold prospecting
refers to the reduction of a large rough ROCK into slices which are practical for sub
ROCK locations from california to the dakota
ROCK tumbling proceeds in typically 4 stages
slice of turitella ROCK, a conglomerate of fossils, showing orig
ing around a design drawn onto a slab of ROCK, in preparation for grinding it to a des
to each site and directories to museums, ROCK shops, and major public land areas
le carnelian agate, and assorted similar ROCK.
olumnar sculptures of orthoceras-bearing ROCK, about 12 inches tall
plate, roughly sawing out the section of ROCK to be used, then grinding the rock to t
rculating system (sewer not recommended; ROCK slurry tends to plug sewer pipes)
a self-propelled carriage into which the ROCK is mounted
sawing of customer's rough ROCK is no longer available
on of rock to be used, then grinding the ROCK to the indicated profile
also includes locations of ROCK shops
you cannot tumble a single ROCK.
includes also locations of various ROCK shops
guide for serious ROCK collector
rough ROCK for tumbling
orthoceras in base ROCK, polished cross-sectional specimen
name wheel size functions remarks ROCK rascal j 6 inches trim saw optional vis
field companion for the arizona ROCK collector
the locations of many ROCK shops are also shown
nvoice, were sold in bulk (such as rough ROCK or grinding compounds), or as a collect
semi-tumbled ROCK.
we also have crushed ROCK suitable for tumbling, and abrasives, a
orthoceras in base ROCK, cross-sectional polished rendering, 5 t
popular books by providing a magnificent ROCK and mineral catalog in color
list of gem shows, ROCKHOUND and prospecting clubs, mineral museums,
ona is an indispensable handbook for the ROCKHOUND who is just starting to explore the wea
“…expert ROCKHOUND gerry blair describes more than seventy
es more than seventy of the state’s best ROCKHOUNDING areas, from jasper hunting in the histo
75 of arizona's best ROCKHOUNDING sites, emphasizing the current collecti
ROCKHOUNDING arizona  by gerry blair
ROCKHOUNDING maps and guides
ed and must be protected more than other ROCKS need to be
can all mineralogical classifications of ROCKS be tumbled together
and by using a mix of different sizes of ROCKS; and by maintaining the right viscosity
ROCKS, gems and minerals (golden guide)
ROCKS (speckled with grit in the coarser stag
(copyright 2005 allens treasure house) ROCKS are ordinarily sawn with a circular dia
so include the cutting of faces on large ROCKS in preparation to use them as bookends
model nominal rating working load of ROCKS lortone 3a 3 lb 2 lb lortone 3-3 b two
assorted pink ROCKS, often dyed, 4 ounce bags
the process of agitating a collection of ROCKS (or other articles) in a barrel along w
focuses on the more common ROCKS and minerals, including those frequentl
rinding, and may cause separation of the ROCKS from plastic pellets (if used)
grains onto the rocks, but yet allow the ROCKS to slide past one another
tumbler, by including very few oversize ROCKS.
typically, between each stage, the ROCKS should be run through a brief cleaning
there is a risk of chipping the ROCKS during this process because the cleanin
that means 2/3 of the barrel filled with ROCKS, along with whatever abrasives and other
cation guide to the most common kinds of ROCKS and minerals offers concise and fascina
-- grand tour -- sawing of ROCKS:
a load of very angular ROCKS, for example, may not churn properly in
enough to hold abrasive grains onto the ROCKS, but yet allow the rocks to slide past o
ROCKS poster
ROCKS that would not normally be considered a
ofter on the moh's scale than most other ROCKS.
ickly, or who need smooth matte finished ROCKS for special projects
ite descriptions and maps for collecting ROCKS in arizona
dition is achieved by not including many ROCKS that are too large for the size of the
for these types of ROCKS, hand washing is recommended
his varies considerably depending on the ROCKS, especially in the coarse grind
allow the abrasives to wash between the ROCKS ineffectually, while also allowing acti
a field guide to southwestern ROCKS and minerals
full color photos of numerous arizona ROCKS (the best we've seen in any field guide
mixed ROCKS (principally agates and jaspers) sorted
x ¼ inch slabs, and such as 8 inch bulky ROCKS, have been successfully tumble-polished,
covers ROCKS and minerals from around the world
urqurenite (d), purple agates, and mixed ROCKSSORTED by color - 4 ounce bags
ages) should slide upon one another, not ROLL on one another nor pound one another
es, that vibrate their loads rather than ROLL them
and least expensive being the rotary, or ROLLING barrel, type
each cluster, exclusive of ROPEWORK, is about 13 inches long
assorted and ROSE quartz chip beads
ROSE quartz beads, spherical
ROSE quartz spheres with included lacquered
ost common and least expensive being the ROTARY, or rolling barrel, type
in a ROTARY tumbler, the required tumbling time is
in ROTARY tumblers, that means 2/3 of the barrel
in the ROTARY tumbler, the desired action is a slidin
vibratory machines, and for such work a ROTARY is preferred
" -- edwin l ROTHFUSS, former superintendent, death valley nat
this is followed by ROUGH-DOMING on the coarse wheel, then refining and
trimming refers to the ROUGH=CUTTING around a design drawn onto a slab of ro
e aid of a pattern or standard template, ROUGHLY sawing out the section of rock to be us
the heads measure overall ROUGHLY 35 x 24 millimeters
erials and sizes in ovals, and also some ROUNDS, with a few other shapes
when visiting several destinations in a ROW, sanitizing your hands between them
2 12 lb 8 lb lortone tumblers have solid RUBBER barrels for quiet operation and long li
saltillo-style woven indian (east) RUG.
saltillo-style indian (east) RUG.
saltillo-style woven indian (east) RUG.
saltillo-style indian (east) RUG.
saltillo-style woven indian (east) RUG.
ing business these beautiful east indian RUGS are woven of differently colored yarns
evidence of coral treatment, but cannot RULE it out either
eful in searching out old mines, claims, RUMORS, etc
many machines will RUST badly if water is used in them
eliminated by combining the water with a RUST-INHIBITING concentrate designed for cutting, but e
RUSTIC mexican pot of native-style motif, abou
-- grand tour -- home doing business RUSTIC and ecological wall ornament hand-craft
-- grand tour -- home doing business RUSTIC and ecological shelf ornaments hand-cra
RUSTIC-STYLE mexican pot, bird motif in black and da
the S-L-O-W-L-Y disappearing element
drawing of SAGUARO in desert, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink
com) included are SAGUARO national park, organ pipe national monu
drawing of SAGUAROS with blue sky, ~38 mm round, hand drawn
ionally festooned native american amidst SAGUAROS and birds
drawing of SAGUAROS in desert with yellow sky, ~38 mm round
SALTILLO-STYLE indian (east) rug
SALTILLO-STYLE woven indian (east) rug
SALTILLO-STYLE indian (east) rug
SALTILLO-STYLE woven indian (east) rug
SALTILLO-STYLE indian (east) rug
SALTILLO-STYLE woven indian (east) rug
a small SAMPLE of our jewelry parts
remain for a significant time in refined SAMPLES if they had even been present, which is
their conventional counterparts, grind, SAND, and polish all in one unit; however the
SAND painting of eagle-costumed native ameri
rock rascal t 6 inches trim saw, grind, SAND, polish
6 inches trim-saw, grind, SAND, and polish
in one unit, includes saw, grindstone, SANDING drum, full-face sanding-polishing endpl
grindstone, and a half-face endplate for SANDING and polishing disks
the cooling water for grinding and SANDING, unlike for sawing, is not retained in t
grinding and SANDING operations using conventional abrasives
heir own sawing, and need only grinding, SANDING, and polishing
en refining and smoothing the shape on a SANDING wheel, then bringing it to a dull gloss
in earlier times, sawing, grinding, SANDING and polishing were accomplished on sepa
saw, grindstone, sanding drum, full-face SANDING-POLISHING endplate
we practice enhanced SANITATION.
visiting several destinations in a row, SANITIZING your hands between them
SARDONYX cabochons
he nontribal american artist bonnie gail SARNELLI who contributes to the conservation of
stal; by the american artist bonnie gail SARNELLI, who contributes to the conservation of
hite stock, and then coated to provide a SATIN finish
he user may choose the water system most SATISFACTORY.
SATURDAY:
y visible damage to the exerior package, SAVE all packing material and contact the ca
in one unit, includes SAW, grindstone, sanding drum, full-face san
lortone ts8 SAW 8 inch trim saw optional vise; optional
lortone ts8 saw 8 inch trim SAW optional vise; optional clear plastic h
[if gte vml 1]> in either kind of SAW, most blades require that a coolant be u
t comes with motor, blade, wheels, vise, SAW hood, and an assortment of accessories
the slabbing SAW typically uses a large (10 inch diamete
the trim SAW typically uses a smaller blade and usua
rock rascal t 6 inches trim SAW, grind, sand, polish
ions remarks rock rascal j 6 inches trim SAW optional vise; probably the least expen
or, some lapidarists prefer a separate SAW, with all subsequent grinding and polish
ter for grinding and sanding, unlike for SAWING, is not retained in the machine, but is
a single machine; or do not do their own SAWING, and need only grinding, sanding, and po
-- grand tour -- SAWING of rocks
SAWING of customer's rough rock is no longer a
we normally stock the following SAWING and grinding equipment
a pattern or standard template, roughly SAWING out the section of rock to be used, the
cabochons are made by SAWING off a slice of rock (such slices can of
in earlier times, SAWING, grinding, sanding and polishing were ac
e distinguish between these two types of SAWING because the machines for them are somew
SAWING service
common rock SAWING falls in 2 main types
-- grand tour -- home doing business SAWING services (e
ens treasure house) rocks are ordinarily SAWN with a circular diamond-edged blade in
r sizes and machines, including slabbing SAWS up to 18 inch blades, and 6-wheel arbor
the coolant in most SAWS is simply the tank in which the blade s
SCALE in pictures with grid
es are also somewhat softer on the moh's SCALE than most other rocks
pot with southwestern landscape SCENES and native-american style ornamentation
-- grand tour -- or take SCENIC tour we carry an assortment of books de
her angle appropriate to your decorating SCHEME.
of posters has expanded, covering earth SCIENCES and also other subjects
offer wall posters covering a variety of SCIENTIFIC subjects, especially those related to g
the SCREW backs are sterling
SCREW backs of earrings shown
sterling silver and mediterranean coral SCREW back earrings
SCREW backs of earrings
sterling silver and mediterranean coral SCREW back earrings
vise is manually operated and may lack a SCREW crossfeed
sterling silver and mediterranean coral SCREW back earrings
SCREW backs of the earrings shown
ds collections allows hanging on nail or SCREW (flat-head suggested)
meter or more) blade and a vise having a SCREW crossfeed and a self-propelled carriage
the SCREW backs are sterling
SCREW backs of the earrings shown
the SCREW backs are sterling
sterling silver and mediterranean coral SCREWBACK earrings
the SCREWBACKS are sterling
, eye pins, head pins, ear[wires, clips, SCREWS, clutches], pendant mountings that mainl
kids create their own crystals, SCULPT edible models of the planet, and bake v
res -- grand tour -- home doing business SCULPTURAL southwestern shelf and wall ornaments,
pottery and SCULPTURE.
full 3d SCULPTURE of resin
full 3d SCULPTURE cast of resin and art painted in detail
columnar SCULPTURES of orthoceras-bearing rock, about 12 in
th beautifully done ornamental hangings, SCULPTURES, and southwestern style pottery
columnar spiral selenite SCULPTURES having shimmery fiberous appearance
SCULPTURES and art pictures -- grand tour -- home
pottery, clocks, chimes, SCULPTURES, etc
items in SEALED packages must be in original unopened p
g district near bagdad [az, not iraq] to SEARCH for gold in the superstition mountains
e historical map, which can be useful in SEARCHING out old mines, claims, rumors, etc
orical situation, which can be useful in SEARCHING out things historical
SEASHELL sets also are available at times
business we offer a limited selection of SEASHELLS (but not necessarily limited to what is
SEASHELLS.
the SEASONED collector too will find this an invalua
rail contacts, fees/permit, and the best SEASONS.
includes SECTION on prevention and first aid
tandard template, roughly sawing out the SECTION of rock to be used, then grinding the r
to SELECT a specific item from this web site, rig
covers entire state, not just SELECTED sites
- home doing business we offer a limited SELECTION of seashells (but not necessarily limit
columnar spiral SELENITE sculptures having shimmery fiberous app
5 inch tall SELENITE egg
SELENITE lamp, approximately 8 inches tall
nd a vise having a screw crossfeed and a SELF-PROPELLED carriage into which the rock is mounted
-- home doing business we specialize in SEMI-PRECIOUS rather than fine jewelry
SEMI-SQUAT:
SEMI-TUMBLED rock
gins and geologic significance, gems and SEMIPRECIOUS stones, how to find and collect specime
tumblable amethyst, apache tears, and SEMITRANSPARENT quartz
(stands sold SEPARATELY).
faceted glass balls (stands sold SEPARATELY).
cess and prevent grinding, and may cause SEPARATION of the rocks from plastic pellets (if u
h the coarse abrasive and then moving up SEQUENTIALLY to the medium, fine, and polish abrasiv
hand-painted SERPENTINE eggs with lacquered wooden stands
sawing SERVICE.
watch SERVICE -- grand tour -- home doing business we
the following SERVICES are still available
grand tour -- home doing business sawing SERVICES (e
d battery work as described in the watch SERVICES page
the following SERVICES are discontinued
depicted below are some of the types of SETS we have from time to time
seashell SETS also are available at times
specimen SETS.
and tour -- home doing business we offer SETS of small stones that are identified and
sold in SETS of 6
SETS are often themed
ce treatments, joining, finishing, stone SETTING, chain making, mechanisms, and casting
otor (except complete model) and cooling SETUP of users choice
r (typically having 6 wheels), and these SETUPS cost more than conventional setups
these setups cost more than conventional SETUPS.
diamond-dust SETUPS, like their conventional counterparts, g
ockhound gerry blair describes more than SEVENTY of the state’s best rockhounding areas,
there are SEVERAL different abrasives available for each
there are SEVERAL types of tumblers, the most common and
sk; social distancing; and when visiting SEVERAL destinations in a row, sanitizing your
elves to being hung on chains via any of SEVERAL fittings, or being set in custom made s
t recommended; rock slurry tends to plug SEWER pipes)
tacle, location, or recirculating system (SEWER not recommended; rock slurry tends to p
amber bead necklaces, varigated SHADES, larger beads
brazilian agate bookends in SHADES of bluish gray, white, and a little yel
amber bead necklaces, varigated SHADES, smaller beads
e-style blades-and-triangles motif, ball SHAPE, about 5
e wheel, then refining and smoothing the SHAPE on a sanding wheel, then bringing it to
preparation for grinding it to a desired SHAPE.
traditional bulbous vase SHAPE.
dark amber necklace, irregularly SHAPED "chip" beads
v SHAPED, cradle, easel, conical, and cylindrical
SHAPED but not polished
sterling in various SHAPES and gauges, and base metal (some color
also hearts, crosses, and other unusual SHAPES.
, and also some rounds, with a few other SHAPES.
SHARK tooth necklaces on black cords
also precut SHEET silver
) allowing mounting between thin plastic SHEETS; and 9-cell stone box with removable cel
y 8 inches diameter, suitable for larger SHELF space
SHELF ornaments, arizona bosque mesquite
ome doing business rustic and ecological SHELF ornaments hand-crafted of rare riparian
e doing business sculptural southwestern SHELF and wall ornaments, including cast and
g); or optional stands are available for SHELF display
areas, likely a feature of the original SHELL.
numerous marine invertebrates and their SHELLS, each with a full-color illustration
archimedes SHELLS, spiral oddities around 1/4 to 3/8 inche
(this inventory tends to SHIFT, so that all types may not be available
because this inventory SHIFTS, we may or may not have exactly these ty
lumnar spiral selenite sculptures having SHIMMERY fiberous appearance
polish wheel, and finally to a brilliant SHINE on the final polish wheel
we SHIP only to united states addresses
for refund within 20 days of the date of SHIPMENT, if in original resellable condition
incoming SHIPMENT awaiting processing
items SHIPPED to arizona addresses will be charged a
00 for standard SHIPPING of small uncomplicated items
policies pertaining to SHIPPING, taxes, and returns for such items are a
we will refund the return SHIPPING only if the return contains product tha
for bulky or expensive items or special SHIPPING requirements, we will have to contact y
SHIPPING:
s, we will have to contact you regarding SHIPPING charges
the locations of many rock SHOPS are also shown
also includes locations of rock SHOPS.
includes also locations of various rock SHOPS.
ch site and directories to museums, rock SHOPS, and major public land areas
we can SHORTEN the sizes of folding (but not stretchy)
teorite origins, meteor watching, meteor SHOWERS, meteorite falls and finds, meteorite cr
list of SHOWS and clubs, mineral museums, and mine to
list of gem SHOWS, rockhound and prospecting clubs, minera
1, by now it would have SHRUNK to 49
space SHUTTLE launch poster
hemical properties, origins and geologic SIGNIFICANCE, gems and semiprecious stones, how to fi
d tour -- home doing business we offer a SIGNIFICANT assortment of mostly base-metal / plate
the problem is particularly SIGNIFICANT with glass and obsidian, including apac
so quickly that they do not remain for a SIGNIFICANT time in refined samples if they had eve
custom jewelry pieces, SILVER or base metal, using our materials
sterling SILVER and mediterranean coral kidney-wire ear
earrings, cufflinks, pendants of SILVER, turquoise, coral, and jade (in various
sterling SILVER and mediterranean coral screw back earr
crystal pendant, wirewrapped in sterling SILVER, with sterling chain
SILVER and coral tie tack, exclusive of the po
sterling SILVER and mediterranean coral screwback earri
crystal pendant, wirewrapped in sterling SILVER, with sterling chain
l veracruz amethyst crystals in sterling SILVER with sterling chains
sterling SILVER and mediterranean coral screw back earr
crystal pendant, wirewrapped in sterling SILVER, with sterling chain
sterling SILVER and mediterranean coral screw back earr
also precut sheet SILVER.
any work on sterling SILVER, karat gold, or platinum jewelry or on j
we focus on beads, findings, and limited SILVERSMITHING using bench work
ecklaces of fiber-optic dale stone tm on SILVERTONE chains
" dream catcher feathers style earhooks, SILVERTONE with bluegreen accent gem
dream catcher feathers style necklace, SILVERTONE with bluegreen accent gem
al fittings, or being set in custom made SILVERWORK, or being glued to a fitting such as a b
t other materials and are best done with SIMILAR materials, and may require additional c
done by themselves or with materials of SIMILAR properties
tumblable carnelian agate, and assorted SIMILAR rock
wherever it awaits you by following the SIMPLE illustrated instructions in this book
partial returns of items that, as a SINGLE line-item on the invoice, were sold in
l subsequent grinding and polishing in a SINGLE machine; or do not do their own sawing,
today, a SINGLE machine can do all steps
you cannot tumble a SINGLE rock
  maps for each SITE pinpointing the best supplies of specim
prices that may appear on this web SITE in photographs are subject to change wi
b/w SITE photos and full-color specimen pictures
ry is continually changing, and this web SITE may not necessarily portray accurately
SITE descriptions and maps for collecting ro
nevertheless, the web SITE is indicative of our merchandise in gen
contains rather lengthy SITE descriptions of a number of collecting
we have no catalog, and this web SITE is not set up to serve as such, nor doe
have other titles not shown on this web SITE.
have other titles not shown on this web SITE.
lso includes maps and directions to each SITE and directories to museums, rock shops,
to select a specific item from this web SITE, right click on the picture and obtain i
prices that appear in photos on this web SITE are subject to change without notice
detailed SITE descriptions
where to go and what to look for at each SITE
(depiction on this web SITE does not necessarily guarantee that it
detailed SITE descriptions
SITE photos and a full-color specimen insert
is a book of maps of mineral collecting SITES.
  more than 90 collection SITES.”
e descriptions of a number of collecting SITES in arizona, along with map information
l sites as well as numerous little-known SITES.
75 of arizona's best rockhounding SITES, emphasizing the current collecting cond
d complete locations of specific mineral SITES.
mineral SITES in arizona, modern and historical
guidebook covers popular and commercial SITES as well as numerous little-known sites
covers entire state, not just selected SITES.
hing, mining techniques, gem and mineral SITES (including directions and maps, hours,
this new edition updates the known SITES and feature 20 new locations for collec
e modern layout, but also the historical SITUATION, which can be useful in searching out th
artfully painted wood set with SIX tumble-polished stones
artfully painted wood set with SIX tumble-polished stones
artfully painted wood set with SIX tumble-polished stones
conveniently SIZED to fit in your pocket and featuring ful
s feed your tumbler with this rough rock SIZED for that purpose
barrel; and by using a mix of different SIZES of rocks; and by maintaining the right
also available in other SIZES and colors
white plastic lids, in 1, 2, or 4 ounce SIZES.
te (d), sodalite, and amethyst; all tiny SIZES, 4 ounce bags
SIZES from about 7 inches to 11 inches diamet
her tumblers, including large commercial SIZES, are available by special order
other SIZES and machines, including slabbing saws u
r a respectable variety of materials and SIZES in ovals, and also some rounds, with a
we can shorten the SIZES of folding (but not stretchy) watch ban
), goldstone, and red jasper all in tiny SIZES (0 or 00), 4 ounce bags
drawing of saguaros with blue SKY, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
rawing of saguaros in desert with yellow SKY, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
) brazilian agate SLAB.
brazilian agate SLAB.
ugh=cutting around a design drawn onto a SLAB of rock, in preparation for grinding it
brazilian agate SLAB.
other sizes and machines, including SLABBING saws up to 18 inch blades, and 6-wheel
the SLABBING saw typically uses a large (10 inch dia
SLABBING and trimming
SLABBING refers to the reduction of a large roug
te for tumbling, such as 3-inch x ¼ inch SLABS, and such as 8 inch bulky rocks, have be
assorted easel stands for SLABS and minerals
stands for eggs, spheres, minerals, and SLABS.
cal, and cylindrical; for eggs, spheres, SLABS, minerals
polished SLABS and bookends
cabochons are made by sawing off a SLICE of rock (such slices can often be purch
agate SLICE wind chime, partial view
SLICE of turitella rock, a conglomerate of fo
agate SLICE wind chime, partial view
made by sawing off a slice of rock (such SLICES can often be purchased ready-cut), draw
the reduction of a large rough rock into SLICES which are practical for subsequent work
by brazilian agate, either as individual SLICES or as bookends
to the rocks, but yet allow the rocks to SLIDE past one another
being glued to a fitting such as a bola SLIDE, or onto a surface such as a carved wood
with grit in the coarser stages) should SLIDE upon one another, not roll on one anoth
items include bola SLIDES, bola backs, bola strings, bead tips, be
rotary tumbler, the desired action is a SLIDING down the slip zone (upper 1/3 or so of
the desired action is a sliding down the SLIP zone (upper 1/3 or so of the load
it is SLOWLY transforming itself into thallium and h
how SLOWLY?
nd by maintaining the right viscosity of SLURRY.
too thick a SLURRY will gum up the process and prevent gri
ting system (sewer not recommended; rock SLURRY tends to plug sewer pipes)
vent rapid collisions than does a proper SLURRY.
ng is the consistency (viscosity) of the SLURRY.
the optimum SLURRY will be tacky enough to hold abrasive g
et started tumbling quickly, or who need SMOOTH matte finished rocks for special projec
whole ammonite, SMOOTH, polished
whole ammonite, SMOOTH, approx 3 inch
g on the coarse wheel, then refining and SMOOTHING the shape on a sanding wheel, then brin
black stone, SNOWFLAKE obsidian, clear quartz chip beads
large quantity of plastic pellets to the SOAP solution may be an answer, but we have
through a brief cleaning cycle in a mild SOAP solution (consult machine manual for ac
ome polish agents do not require a final SOAP burnishing or cleaning cycle, but check
t machine manual for acceptable types of SOAPS); subject, however, to the following caut
hant containing baby elephant, carved of SOAPSTONE.
r part likewise, such as wearing a mask; SOCIAL distancing; and when visiting several d
cabochons of SODALITE.
nite, turqurenite (d), blue howlite (d), SODALITE, and amethyst; all tiny sizes, 4 ounce b
tumblable celestite and SODALITIC blue quartz
rom, and what they can tell us about our SOLAR system
a single line-item on the invoice, were SOLD in bulk (such as rough rock or grinding
faceted glass balls (stands SOLD separately)
SOLD insets of 6
(stands SOLD separately)
SOLD in sets of 6
SOLD insets of 6
ne qt12 12 lb 8 lb lortone tumblers have SOLID rubber barrels for quiet operation and
during this process because the cleaning SOLUTION offers less drag to prevent rapid colli
structions) only, or may be run in water SOLUTION if a suitable concentrate is added
quantity of plastic pellets to the soap SOLUTION may be an answer, but we have not speci
gh a brief cleaning cycle in a mild soap SOLUTION (consult machine manual for acceptable
xt up the food chain is the vibrating or SONIC types, that vibrate their loads rather
rare riparian velvet bosque mesquite of SOUTHERN arizona, naturally granular arizona per
hike SOUTHERN arizona with this guide to the "best sp
rare riparian velvet bosque mesquite of SOUTHERN arizona, naturally granular arizona per
maps for the explorer of arizona and the SOUTHWEST.
of more than 90 minerals of the american SOUTHWEST, each with a full color photo
cactus of the SOUTHWEST.
in the world of gems, minerals, and the SOUTHWEST that may please you or be appreciated b
a field guide to SOUTHWESTERN rocks and minerals
in a style that will work very well with SOUTHWESTERN décor
d tour -- home doing business sculptural SOUTHWESTERN shelf and wall ornaments, including cas
olorations and styles fit well also with SOUTHWESTERN décor
pot, whitish ceramic, SOUTHWESTERN painted themes, conical top, bowl-like
one ornamental hangings, sculptures, and SOUTHWESTERN style pottery
pot with SOUTHWESTERN landscape scenes and native-american st
, pan, and mine gems and minerals in the SOUTHWESTERN states (az, ca, co, hi, ks, nv, nm, ok,
detail of international SPACE station poster
SPACE shuttle launch poster
detail of international SPACE station poster
international SPACE station poster
d tour -- home doing business adorn your SPACE with the patterns provided by brazilian
ches diameter, suitable for larger shelf SPACE.
iolent, leading to chipping, pitting, or SPALLING of the surface, which will make a good
-through opening that is lined with fine SPARKLY quartz crystals and also a sprinkling o
knife or SPEAR points of bone
-- grand tour -- home doing business we SPECIALIZE in semi-precious rather than fine jewel
SPECIALIZED tumbling
y a matter of personal preference or for SPECIALIZED work; for most work it is not needed
other general information about each SPECIES is given
the SPECIES, although once abundant, has been ecolog
currently has 356 acres containing this SPECIES under conservation
the SPECIES, although once abundant, has been ecolog
currently has 356 acres containing this SPECIES under conservation
y the type of blade and also the machine SPECIFICATIONS.
s in base rock, polished cross-sectional SPECIMEN.
site photos and a full-color SPECIMEN insert
b/w site photos and full-color SPECIMEN pictures
us had collected a newly refined 50 gram SPECIMEN in the year a
a 50 gram SPECIMEN of 209bismuth loses one atom every 1 ho
SPECIMEN sets
it also describes where to view mineral SPECIMENS and prehistoric artifacts at grand cany
ch site pinpointing the best supplies of SPECIMENS.
precious stones, how to find and collect SPECIMENS.”
rocks (SPECKLED with grit in the coarser stages) should
a full-color photographic portfolio of SPECTACULAR arizona gems
stone SPHERES with lacquered wooden stands
rose quartz SPHERES with included lacquered wood stand
yes, "> dale stonetm fiber-optic SPHERES.
business hand-painted stone eggs, little SPHERES of stone, and ornate carvings
tm fiber-optic SPHERES.
sel, conical, and cylindrical; for eggs, SPHERES, slabs, minerals
miscellaneous small stands for eggs, SPHERES, minerals, and slabs
SPHERES and carvings
necklace earrings, white howlite SPHERICAL beads
green aventurine beads, SPHERICAL.
rose quartz beads, SPHERICAL.
carnelian agate beads, SPHERICAL, redder than usual
ws is simply the tank in which the blade SPINS partially submerged
archimedes shells, SPIRAL oddities around 1/4 to 3/8 inches in di
handmade SPIRAL woven baskets
columnar SPIRAL selenite sculptures having shimmery fib
cuff links with SPIRALY tape rims
ern arizona with this guide to the "best SPOTS to play, climb, hike, fish, and be
wheel air-driven fountain, and hand-held SPRAY bottle
brought in by hose or other device, and SPRAYED on the wheels from an external system
drawing of SPRING trees with pink blooms, ~38 mm round, h
fine sparkly quartz crystals and also a SPRINKLING of tiny dark crystals of undetermined c
each small SQUARE is 1 centimeter
s STABILIZED (impregnated with a resin usually suita
typically, between each STAGE, the rocks should be run through a brief
ed tumbling time is typically 1 week per STAGE, although this varies considerably depen
lable for each of the grinding/polishing STAGES, but they are all used essentially the s
rocks (speckled with grit in the coarser STAGES) should slide upon one another, not roll
, plastic pellets) in all STAGES when doing these items, which preferabl
rock tumbling proceeds in typically 4 STAGES, beginning with the coarse abrasive and
7 inch height excluding optional STAND.
imately 2 inch height excluding optional STAND.
rtz spheres with included lacquered wood STAND.
) can accept other STANDARD 6 inch wheels
ches], pendant mountings that mainly fit STANDARD cabochons, bezel cups, clasps, black wa
it, perhaps with the aid of a pattern or STANDARD template, roughly sawing out the sectio
re a large 24 x 36 inch size, which fits STANDARD picture frames
00 for STANDARD shipping of small uncomplicated items
5 mm thick, which will fit many 38 mm STANDARD coin or gemstone mountings (although it
grindstones 6 and 8 inch diameter; and STANDARD diamond blades 6, 8, and 10 inch diamet
STANDARDIZED types of items will usually be in stock
these are the same high STANDARDS used to produce expensive art prints
d in the specific mounting); or optional STANDS are available for shelf display
assorted easel STANDS for slabs and minerals
stone spheres with lacquered wooden STANDS.
STANDS:
faceted glass balls (STANDS sold separately)
ed serpentine eggs with lacquered wooden STANDS.
and tour -- home doing business we offer STANDS, boxes, display cases, etc
(STANDS sold separately)
miscellaneous larger STANDS:
miscellaneous small STANDS for eggs, spheres, minerals, and slabs
miscellaneous larger STANDS:
e handbook for the rockhound who is just STARTING to explore the wealth of this colorful
zona -- true stories of the grand canyon STATE'S most infamous crooks, culprits, and cut
blair describes more than seventy of the STATE’S best rockhounding areas, from jasper hu
road map of central and western united STATES, including ak and hi, in larger print th
of gold collecting areas in all western STATES.
ne gems and minerals in the southwestern STATES (az, ca, co, hi, ks, nv, nm, ok, tx, ut
we ship only to united STATES addresses
detail of international space STATION poster
international space STATION poster
the wire fittings are probably surgical STEEL.
ndian (east) cotton placemats, woven and STENCILED, approximately 23 x 13
indian (east) cotton coasters, woven and STENCILED.
ot, hand-etched in a blades, arches, and STEPS motif, and having conical top
today, a single machine can do all STEPS.
ome stonecutters prefer using additional STEPS, but this is largely a matter of persona
STERLING in various shapes and gauges, and base
t the provenance, and appearance suggest STERLING and there is no evidence to the contrar
STERLING silver and mediterranean coral screw ba
the screw backs are STERLING.
chains of base metal, plated base metal, STERLING, or goldfilled
ut the provenance and appearance suggest STERLING, and there is no evidence to the contrar
the ear findings are also STERLING, as is believed true of the rest, althou
amethyst crystal pendant, wirewrapped in STERLING silver, with sterling chain
STERLING chain
STERLING silver and mediterranean coral kidney-w
the screw backs are STERLING.
the screwbacks are STERLING.
nt, wirewrapped in sterling silver, with STERLING chain
methyst crystals in sterling silver with STERLING chains
nt, wirewrapped in sterling silver, with STERLING chain
amethyst crystal pendant, wirewrapped in STERLING silver, with sterling chain
ve in some cases of the working finding) STERLING, although some possess no quality mark
STERLING silver and mediterranean coral screw ba
STERLING silver and mediterranean coral screwbac
the clip backs are marked STERLING, as is the necklace chain
ed findings and mountings, but also some STERLING and goldfilled items, for those who lik
ut the provenance and appearance suggest STERLING and there is no evidence to the contrar
nt, wirewrapped in sterling silver, with STERLING chain
(new chains for STERLING and goldfilled items are available if n
any work on STERLING silver, karat gold, or platinum jewelry
we do not work on STERLING indian-cuff-style watch bracelets, nor
amethyst crystal pendant, wirewrapped in STERLING silver, with sterling chain
ed natural veracruz amethyst crystals in STERLING silver with sterling chains
STERLING silver and mediterranean coral screw ba
the screw backs are STERLING.
STICK-ON wall hangers are available that allow e
STONE arrowhead collection, hand-chipped
colloquial name is in fact an untreated STONE although not the stone the name suggest
1 chipped STONE arrowheads, approximately 21/2 inches l
hand-chipped STONE arrowheads are mounted in a wooden fram
STONE arrowhead collection, hand-chipped
these inquisitive STONE creatures on little metal feet will kee
or make custom mountings for customer's STONE.
between thin plastic sheets; and 9-cell STONE box with removable cells; and riker mou
1 chipped STONE arrowheads, approximately 31/2 incheslo
nd-painted stone eggs, little spheres of STONE, and ornate carvings
STONE arrowhead collection, hand-chipped
tic (laboratory duplicate of the natural STONE, having its same chemistry and crystallo
x 30 fire agate cabochon (a jasper-like STONE).
cklaces of chips and focal bob, assorted STONE.
ually in the context of a nontransparent STONE.
tm heart necklaces of fiber-optic dale STONE tm on silvertone chains
STONE arrowhead collection, hand-chipped
STONE spheres with lacquered wooden stands
" chipped STONE arrowhead necklace, fancy superior styl
fact an untreated stone although not the STONE the name suggests, e
black STONE, snowflake obsidian, clear quartz chip b
usually in the context of a transparent STONE penetrated by tiny voids that would oth
surface treatments, joining, finishing, STONE setting, chain making, mechanisms, and
tour -- home doing business hand-painted STONE eggs, little spheres of stone, and orna
hand-chipped STONE arrowheads made in the style of primiti
assorted STONE.
material designed to resemble the stated STONE but not equivalent to it chemically and
cabochons of bumble bee STONE.
s case untreated; or to designate that a STONE that has a gemologically inaccurate col
STONE arrowhead collection, hand-chipped
STONE beads by the strand, mostly
(some STONECUTTERS prefer using additional steps, but this
ainted wood set with six tumble-polished STONES.
atural agates and amethyst), mixed green STONES (mainly natural feldspar), turqurenite
we have more tumbled STONES than are shown above
l feldspar), turqurenite (d), mixed blue STONES.
the STONES are a very dark green, but green noneth
tumbled STONES.
ainted wood set with six tumble-polished STONES.
g business we offer a variety of tumbled STONES, for a variety of jewelry and craft proj
me doing business we offer sets of small STONES that are identified and in some cases f
y containing diamonds or natural faceted STONES.
mixed purple STONES (principally natural agates and amethys
doing business cabochons are dome-topped STONES.
ogic significance, gems and semiprecious STONES, how to find and collect specimens
yes, "> dale STONETM fiber-optic spheres
*also known as dale STONETM fiber optic* and olive jade, close up
*also known as dale STONETM peridot chip beads
please note we are a retail STORE, not a wholesale supplier
outlaw tales of arizona -- true STORIES of the grand canyon state's most infamo
stone beads by the STRAND, mostly
note that the STRAND lengths vary
d tour -- home doing business unfinished STRANDS of tumble-polished chip beads in a vari
) watch STRAPS, watch bands
oing business we offer and install watch STRAPS and batteries that fit most common watc
amber STRETCH bracelets
nugget bracelets on STRETCHY cord
an shorten the sizes of folding (but not STRETCHY) watch bands, and do certain repairs on
-- home doing business we now offer bead STRINGING, bola repair, earring conversions, and o
ms include bola slides, bola backs, bola STRINGS, bead tips, bead cords on cards with bui
s closeness to the surface, this crystal STRUCTURE is delicate and should be handled with
5 inches high, STRUNG with natural-fiber cord
" dream catcher feathers STYLE earhooks, silvertone with bluegreen acc
mexican pot of horse motif; native STYLE, small mouthed, and globular; about 5 3/
and-chipped agate arrowheads made in the STYLE of primitive natives, by modern produce
stone arrowhead necklace, fancy superior STYLE, wire mounted
horse fitted with native american STYLE equipment
ritten in an easy to follow, jargon-free STYLE, making it accessible to all, and isillu
ern landscape scenes and native-american STYLE ornamentation, generally of ivory-color
dream catcher feathers STYLE necklace, silvertone with bluegreen acc
pot, native american STYLE, tasseled with cord having beads and fea
l hangings, sculptures, and southwestern STYLE pottery
and-chipped stone arrowheads made in the STYLE of primitive natives, by modern produce
woven of differently colored yarns in a STYLE that will work very well with southwest
in copper (although not always the same STYLES).
though asian, their colorations and STYLES fit well also with southwestern décor
r offers a comprehensive overview of the SUBJECT through magnificent illustrations (the
should not be considered current and are SUBJECT to change without notice
any prices that appear on this page are SUBJECT to change without notice
s page apart from purchasing buttons are SUBJECT to change without notice
(prices shown on this page are SUBJECT to change without notice
e manual for acceptable types of soaps); SUBJECT, however, to the following caution
at appear in photos on this web site are SUBJECT to change without notice
pear on this web site in photographs are SUBJECT to change without notice
, covering earth sciences and also other SUBJECTS.
ty groups, or any enthusiast of of these SUBJECTS.
posters covering a variety of scientific SUBJECTS, especially those related to gems, miner
tank in which the blade spins partially SUBMERGED.
ise of various treatments, and turquoise SUBSTITUTES.
arious forms of turquoise, and turquoise SUBSTITUTES.
fossil fish on SUBSTRATE, green river formation, wyoming
e stated material(s) along with binders, SUBSTRATES, caps, or carriers
nd such as 8 inch bulky rocks, have been SUCCESSFULLY tumble-polished, but these will typical
r on christmas eve; prior appointment is SUGGESTED for that day
lows hanging on nail or screw (flat-head SUGGESTED).
includes SUMMARIES of the biology and locales of the many
also gives a SUMMARY of the metaphysical lore associated wit
excellent for the classroom, SUMMER activity groups, or any enthusiast of o
SUNDAY:
" -- edwin l rothfuss, former SUPERINTENDENT, death valley national park
these are SUPERIOR crystals
chipped stone arrowhead necklace, fancy SUPERIOR style, wire mounted
[az, not iraq] to search for gold in the SUPERSTITION mountains and digging for turquoise at
these activities require minimal adult SUPERVISION and use common household products
e we are a retail store, not a wholesale SUPPLIER.
maps for each site pinpointing the best SUPPLIES of specimens
fitting such as a bola slide, or onto a SURFACE such as a carved wood box
) u chemicals diffused into SURFACE under high temperature
omerate of fossils, showing original raw SURFACE on one side and unpolished flat face on
to chipping, pitting, or spalling of the SURFACE, which will make a good polish impossibl
because of its closeness to the SURFACE, this crystal structure is delicate and
omerate of fossils, showing original raw SURFACE on one side and unpolished flat face on
fabricating, SURFACE treatments, joining, finishing, stone s
the wire fittings are probably SURGICAL steel
(not SURPRISINGLY, the water or dry blades tend to be more
geological SURVEY bulletin 1355
nyone experiencing a problem to become a SURVIVOR!"
cutting open of geodes) are temporarily SUSPENDED until further notice
age groups due to the presence of small SWALLOWABLE parts and not being certified as toxin-
cord comes with SWITCH.
this SYMBOL is used either to emphasize that a mate
materials are often not marked with this SYMBOL if the very name of the material design
gem treatment SYMBOLS:
SYN synthetic (laboratory duplicate of the
syn SYNTHETIC (laboratory duplicate of the natural st
nd what they can tell us about our solar SYSTEM.
d sprayed on the wheels from an external SYSTEM.
mbing, but the user may choose the water SYSTEM most satisfactory
e receptacle, location, or recirculating SYSTEM (sewer not recommended; rock slurry ten
the most common water SYSTEMS are these
silver and coral tie TACK, exclusive of the post and clutch
(see also box) close-up of the tie TACK shown above
the optimum slurry will be TACKY enough to hold abrasive grains onto the
outlaw TALES of arizona -- true stories of the grand
outhed, and globular; about 5 3/8 inches TALL, signed by the artist r
about 4 inches tall or about 7 inches TALL (exact heights vary slightly
galvan, being about 5 inches TALL and 5 5/8 inches wide
selenite lamp, approximately 8 inches TALL.
d, of native-style motif, about 6 inches TALL.
a generous 9 1/16 inches TALL and approximately 8 inches diameter, su
ot of native-style motif, about 5 inches TALL.
5 inch TALL selenite egg
galvan, being about 5 inches TALL and 5 1/2 inches wide
about 4 inches TALL or about 7 inches tall (exact heights v
orthoceras-bearing rock, about 12 inches TALL.
8 inches TALL.
2 inches TALL, andsigned by the artist r
8 inches wide, 5 inches TALL.
4 inches TALL.
5 inches TALL and 5
ble overhead tank, recirculating pump in TANK under table, under-wheel air-driven fou
the coolant in most saws is simply the TANK in which the blade spins partially subm
se plumbing, hose from portable overhead TANK, recirculating pump in tank under table,
cuff links with spiraly TAPE rims
pot, native american style, TASSELED with cord having beads and feathers; ge
rizona addresses will be charged a sales TAX.
policies pertaining to shipping, TAXES, and returns for such items are as shown
hniques are revealed in this book, which TEACHES you where, how, when and what basic equ
tumblable amethyst, apache TEARS, and semitransparent quartz
ith glass and obsidian, including apache TEARS.
largely yes, but glass, apache TEARS, other obsidian, and clear crystalline q
in the barrel, but a few such as apache TEARS are best done by themselves or with mat
ar and generous overview of metalworking TECHNIQUES ofjewelers
discusses equipment and clothing, mining TECHNIQUES, gem and mineral sites (including direct
ry, recovery methods, and identification TECHNIQUES are revealed in this book, which teache
orite craters, meteorite classification, TEKTITES, collecting and preserving meteorites, a
emicals diffused into surface under high TEMPERATURE.
ps with the aid of a pattern or standard TEMPLATE, roughly sawing out the section of rock
, cutting open of geodes) are TEMPORARILY suspended until further notice
(this inventory TENDS to shift, so that all types may not be
stem (sewer not recommended; rock slurry TENDS to plug sewer pipes)
ionary of the old west, illustrating the TERMINOLOGY in full color
to the dakotas, and british columbia to TEXAS
includes additional historical TEXT.
“detailed TEXT describing where to go and what to look
in person than in these photographs) and TEXT filled with many facts and recent theor
ren, being packed with facts, accessible TEXT, and dramatic atmospheric photography
it fills the gap between academic TEXTS and popular books by providing a magnif
d motif in black and dark-green on brown TEXTURED-LOOK background
it is slowly transforming itself into THALLIUM and helium
THANK you
day, easter, independence day (july 4), THANKSGIVING (u
sets are often THEMED.
t, whitish ceramic, southwestern painted THEMES, conical top, bowl-like bottom
bear paw various THEMES.
d text filled with many facts and recent THEORIES.
5 mm THICK, which will fit many 38 mm standard coin
too THICK a slurry will gum up the process and pr
THIN-SPECIMEN display (as for butterflies or pressed
THURSDAY:
* tuesday and THURSDAY hours may vary considerably
ning in advance is advisable tuesdays or THURSDAYS.
(see also box) close-up of the TIE tack shown above
silver and coral TIE tack, exclusive of the post and clutch
tumblable TIGEREYE, diopside, and aventurine
carnelian and TIGEREYE chip beads, close up
) carnelian chip beads, TIGEREYE chip beads
from TIME to time, we may offer items through com
from time to TIME, we may offer items through commercial p
e some of the types of sets we have from TIME to time
xactly these types in stock at any given TIME, and often will have others not shown
our address above, and you should allow TIME for it to clear
f the types of sets we have from time to TIME.
hat they do not remain for a significant TIME in refined samples if they had even bee
a rotary tumbler, the required tumbling TIME is typically 1 week per stage, although
as been ecologically decimated in modern TIMES.
at all types may not be available at all TIMES.
in earlier TIMES, sawing, grinding, sanding and polishing
seashell sets also are available at TIMES.
as been ecologically decimated in modern TIMES.
he coolant remains in the machine at all TIMES (unless intentionally removed)
a slides, bola backs, bola strings, bead TIPS, bead cords on cards with built in needl
ery readable collection of anecdotes and TIPS that can help anyone experiencing a pro
we may also have other TITLES not shown on this web site
we may also have other TITLES not shown on this web site
TM fiber-optic spheres
eart necklaces of fiber-optic dale stone TM on silvertone chains
TM heart necklaces of fiber-optic dale sto
TODAY, a single machine can do all steps
ical classifications of rocks be tumbled TOGETHER?
the TOGGLE backs are believed to be base metal
TOGGLE backs of the cuff links shown
shark TOOTH necklaces on black cords
hes, and steps motif, and having conical TOP.
flattish TOP but bowl-shaped bottom
ic, southwestern painted themes, conical TOP, bowl-like bottom
includes usgs TOPOGRAPHIC map
7 inches TOTAL width at base; 4
ds of blue (d) brazilian agate, 7 inches TOTAL width x 5
6 inch TOTAL width, 5
o serve as such, nor does it display the TOTALITY of our inventory
many are available in TOUGH laminated form, requiring no frame
which is excellent for those who want a TOUGH poster without bothering with a frame
museums and mine tours, special events, TOURIST information, and other matters
pink TOURMALINE and rhodonite chip beads
pecting clubs, mineral museums, and mine TOURS.
d related information), museums and mine TOURS, special events, tourist information, an
ows and clubs, mineral museums, and mine TOURS.
arizona ghost TOWNS/SITES then and now
ith rather detailed description of their TOXIC properties
lowable parts and not being certified as TOXIN-FREE.)
TRACTOR ammonite, whole, approximately 3
material that is generally known to the TRADE to be manmade)
TRADITIONAL bulbous vase shape
3d laser image of TRADITIONALLY festooned native american amidst saguar
difficulty ratings, TRAIL contacts, fees/permit, and the best sea
gem TRAILS of arizona by james r
advice based on years of experience, gem TRAILS of arizona is an indispensable handbook
it is slowly TRANSFORMING itself into thallium and helium
n and also the modern configuration on a TRANSPARENT overlay, along with remarkably detailed
n and also the modern configuration on a TRANSPARENT overlay
ss infusion, usually in the context of a TRANSPARENT stone penetrated by tiny voids that wou
they are a dark TRANSPARENT purple-red, not black
currency, or checks (including TRAVELER'S checks) (u
affordable jewelry awaits you at allen's TREASURE house
(copyright 2018 allen’s TREASURE house) tumbling is the process of agita
affordable jewelry awaits you at allen's TREASURE house
(copyright 2005 allens TREASURE house) rocks are ordinarily sawn with a
allens TREASURE house 4313 east grant road (near columb
(copyright 2005 allens TREASURE house) a cabochon is a dome-topped gems
) [(c) allen's TREASURE
imit imitation a manmade, or (usually TREATED) natural, material designed to resemble
terial that the reader may imagine to be TREATED, is in this case untreated; or to design
we have no evidence of coral TREATMENT, but cannot rule it out either
home grand tour TREATMENT , if any, of the turquoise is unknown
TREATMENT , if any, of the turquoise is unknown
gem TREATMENT symbols
we have no evidence of coral TREATMENT, but cannot rule it out either
l lasered, possibly with chemical TREATMENT.
we have no evidence of coral TREATMENT, but cannot rule it out either
fabricating, surface TREATMENTS, joining, finishing, stone setting, chai
cabochons of turquoise of various TREATMENTS, and turquoise substitutes
drawing of juniper TREE, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
drawing of palo verde TREE in bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink
drawing of wind-blown flowering TREE, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
drawing of palo verde TREE in bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink
drawing of juniper TREE, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wood
drawing of palo verde TREE in bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink
gem TREES, cloissone jar, eggs, wind chimes
drawing of spring TREES with pink blooms, ~38 mm round, hand dr
eason, she uses only fallen, not living, TREES.
gem TREES, 4 inch
eason, she uses only fallen, not living, TREES.
ied forest national parks, as well as on TRIBAL lands
ecessarily connected with any indigenous TRIBE.
TRILOBITES, common quality,approximately 2 to 3 inc
functions remarks rock rascal j 6 inches TRIM saw optional vise; probably the least e
the TRIM saw typically uses a smaller blade and
lortone ts8 saw 8 inch TRIM saw optional vise; optional clear plast
rock rascal t 6 inches TRIM saw, grind, sand, polish
6 inches TRIM-SAW, grind, sand, and polish
slabbing and TRIMMING.
TRIMMING refers to the rough=cutting around a de
this is not TRUE chacedonic fire agate having the dark r
outlaw tales of arizona -- TRUE stories of the grand canyon state's mos
ndings are also sterling, as is believed TRUE of the rest, although there is no quali
f mesquite by the arizona land and water TRUST, which currently has 356 acres containin
f mesquite by the arizona land and water TRUST, which currently has 356 acres containin
lortone TS8 saw 8 inch trim saw optional vise; opti
TUBULAR wind chimes of various motifs
ast grant road (near columbus boulevard) TUCSON, az 85712-2606 [map] (520) 326-5550 (out
ion information books, and guides to the TUCSON area but also elsewhere, are available
* TUESDAY and thursday hours may vary considerabl
TUESDAY:
phoning in advance is advisable TUESDAYS or thursdays
) TUMBLABLE red jasper, petrified wood, and red and
TUMBLABLE carnelian agate, and assorted similar r
TUMBLABLE celestite and sodalitic blue quartz
TUMBLABLE tigereye, diopside, and aventurine
TUMBLABLE amethyst, apache tears, and semitranspa
you cannot TUMBLE a single rock
inch bulky rocks, have been successfully TUMBLE-POLISHED, but these will typically require specia
ome doing business unfinished strands of TUMBLE-POLISHED chip beads in a variety of materials, t
artfully painted wood set with six TUMBLE-POLISHED stones
artfully painted wood set with six TUMBLE-POLISHED stones
ineralogical classifications of rocks be TUMBLED together
TUMBLED stones
we have more TUMBLED stones than are shown above
ome doing business we offer a variety of TUMBLED stones, for a variety of jewelry and cr
t is possible to get poor results from a TUMBLER when using good materials, by improper
in the rotary TUMBLER, the desired action is a sliding down th
in a rotary TUMBLER, the required tumbling time is typically
nimized, when using the usual hobby-size TUMBLER, by including very few oversize rocks
nd tour -- home doing business feed your TUMBLER with this rough rock sized for that pur
there are several types of TUMBLERS, the most common and least expensive bei
TUMBLERS must be operated with a full load
we regularly stock the following TUMBLERS:
vibrating/sonic TUMBLERS are considerably faster
other TUMBLERS, including large commercial sizes, are a
“4 pound” and “12 pound” TUMBLERS.
we also stock parts for lortone TUMBLERS:
in rotary TUMBLERS, that means 2/3 of the barrel filled wit
lb loads lortone qt12 12 lb 8 lb lortone TUMBLERS have solid rubber barrels for quiet ope
there also exist magnetic TUMBLERS and centrifugal disk finishers, but the
(copyright 2018 allen’s treasure house) TUMBLING is the process of agitating a collectio
rough rock for TUMBLING.
probably the biggest factor in good TUMBLING is the consistency (viscosity) of the s
specialized TUMBLING:
in a rotary tumbler, the required TUMBLING time is typically 1 week per stage, alt
rock TUMBLING proceeds in typically 4 stages, beginni
t normally be considered appropriate for TUMBLING, such as 3-inch x ¼ inch slabs, and such
for people who want to get started TUMBLING quickly, or who need smooth matte finis
we also have crushed rock suitable for TUMBLING, and abrasives, and books on tumbling an
or tumbling, and abrasives, and books on TUMBLING and other lapidary arts
-- grand tour -- TUMBLING:
slice of TURITELLA rock, a conglomerate of fossils, showin
necklace earrings, hearts beads, of TURITELLA rock
TURQ.
ck onyx, various forms of turquoise, and TURQUOISE substitutes
cabochons of TURQUOISE of various treatments, and turquoise su
abochons of black onyx, various forms of TURQUOISE, and turquoise substitutes
earrings, cufflinks, pendants of silver, TURQUOISE, coral, and jade (in various combination
treatment , if any, of the TURQUOISE is unknown
of turquoise of various treatments, and TURQUOISE substitutes
me grand tour treatment , if any, of the TURQUOISE is unknown
e superstition mountains and digging for TURQUOISE at the foot of the heiroglyphic range
multi-colored dyed quartz, TURQURENITE (d), purple agates, and mixed rockssort
uartz (d), greener-than-usual amazonite, TURQURENITE (d), blue howlite (d), sodalite, and am
green stones (mainly natural feldspar), TURQURENITE (d), mixed blue stones
states (az, ca, co, hi, ks, nv, nm, ok, TX, ut)
TYRANNOSAURS poster minerals poster
TYRANNOSAURUS rex in window poster
in person, we accept U.S.
independence day (july 4), thanksgiving (U.S.), and christmas
or checks (including traveler's checks) (U.S.
and phoned orders, you may pay by check (U.S.
00 for standard shipping of small UNCOMPLICATED items
recirculating pump in tank under table, UNDER-WHEEL air-driven fountain, and hand-held spra
so a sprinkling of tiny dark crystals of UNDETERMINED classification
, UNDYED mountain jade
-- grand tour -- home doing business UNFINISHED strands of tumble-polished chip beads i
vise; probably the least expensive such UNIT on the market
arts, grind, sand, and polish all in one UNIT; however the number of wheels is greater
complete UNIT comes with motor, blade, wheels, vise,
probably the least expensive such UNIT on the market
in one UNIT, includes saw, grindstone, sanding drum,
road map of central and western UNITED states, including ak and hi, in larger
we ship only to UNITED states addresses
s in sealed packages must be in original UNOPENED packaging
ing original raw surface on one side and UNPOLISHED flat face on the other
"white" ammonite, whole UNPOLISHED, of ivory-tannish color, about 3 inches
"white" ammonites, whole UNPOLISHED, of ivory-tannish color, about 2 to 3 in
ing original raw surface on one side and UNPOLISHED flat face on the other
these may be polished or UNPOLISHED, and may come in one or another type of
UNSCHEDULED closings may occur on rare occasions
) common bismuth (209bi) is UNSTABLE, having a half life of 1
y imagine to be treated, is in this case UNTREATED; or to designate that a stone that has a
inaccurate colloquial name is in fact an UNTREATED stone although not the stone the name s
strongly colored opaque material with an UNUSUAL pattern
les, but also hearts, crosses, and other UNUSUAL shapes
this new edition UPDATES the known sites and feature 20 new loca
grit in the coarser stages) should slide UPON one another, not roll on one another no
and also numerous smaller horses painted UPON it
d action is a sliding down the slip zone (UPPER 1/3 or so of the load
discussion of character, occurrence, and USAGE.
w, most blades require that a coolant be USED also
this symbol is USED either to emphasize that a material tha
these could be USED for earrings if desired
any machines will rust badly if water is USED in them
nding/polishing stages, but they are all USED essentially the same way
on of the rocks from plastic pellets (if USED).
ow easy installation of the poster (best USED with the laminated form)
entrifugal disk finishers, but these are USED mainly in the metal-finishing industrie
these are the same high standards USED to produce expensive art prints
hly sawing out the section of rock to be USED, then grinding the rock to the indicated
may be USED by themselves or in combination with wo
ut also the historical map, which can be USEFUL in searching out old mines, claims, rum
o the historical situation, which can be USEFUL in searching out things historical
includes USGS topographic map
simply VACUUMING is, of course, also a possibility
l rothfuss, former superintendent, death VALLEY national park
bryce canyon, grand canyon, monument VALLEY, and other parks and reservations
nsiderably larger than the usual average VALUE of about 5/8 of an inch, because of the
brazilian agate bookends having VARIANTS of honey color, with dark crust
amber bead necklaces, VARIGATED shades, larger beads
amber bead necklaces, VARIGATED shades, smaller beads
* tuesday and thursday hours may VARY considerably
note that the strand lengths VARY.
ll or about 7 inches tall (exact heights VARY slightly
hand carved from natural mineral -- may VARY slightly in appearance from the one sho
traditional bulbous VASE shape
ornaments hand-crafted of rare riparian VELVET bosque mesquite of southern arizona, na
l ornament hand-crafted of rare riparian VELVET bosque mesquite of southern arizona, na
ng cycle, but check the label or ask the VENDOR.
home doing business wire-wrapped natural VERACRUZ amethyst crystals in sterling silver wi
VERACRUZ amethyst crystal pendant, wirewrapped i
nt mineral discoveries, illustrated with VERBAL descriptions and colorable line drawing
drawing of palo VERDE tree in bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn
none are of VERIFIABLE native american origin
this is a very VERSATILE form, for it admits of not only ovals a
can be hung horizontally, VERTICALLY, or at any other angle appropriate to yo
through your paypal account or directly VIA your paypal account
d ask us to e-mail you a paypal invoice, VIA which you can then make payment
ine payments for such orders can be made VIA your bank card through your paypal acco
lend themselves to being hung on chains VIA any of several fittings, or being set i
in is the vibrating or sonic types, that VIBRATE their loads rather than roll them
  next up the food chain is the VIBRATING or sonic types, that vibrate their load
VIBRATING/SONIC tumblers are considerably faster
example, may not churn properly in some VIBRATORY machines, and for such work a rotary is
the following VIEWS do not fully show the high quality prin
also allowing action that is excessively VIOLENT, leading to chipping, pitting, or spalli
ctor in good tumbling is the consistency (VISCOSITY) of the slurry
s of rocks; and by maintaining the right VISCOSITY of slurry
te unit comes with motor, blade, wheels, VISE, saw hood, and an assortment of accessor
e (10 inch diameter or more) blade and a VISE having a screw crossfeed and a self-pro
no vise, or if it does have a vise, the VISE is manually operated and may lack a scr
lortone ts8 saw 8 inch trim saw optional VISE; optional clear plastic hood
rock rascal j 6 inches trim saw optional VISE; probably the least expensive such unit
optional VISE; compact; comes with blade, 1 convention
sually has no vise, or if it does have a VISE, the vise is manually operated and may l
uses a smaller blade and usually has no VISE, or if it does have a vise, the vise is
if damaged goods are accompanied by VISIBLE damage to the exerior package, save all
com VISIT us
call, write, or VISIT for current prices on those items
call, write, or VISIT for prices
bout such items, please call, e-mail, or VISIT.
call or VISIT for current prices
if you VISIT in person, please ask to see them, as t
ring a mask; social distancing; and when VISITING several destinations in a row, sanitizi
[if gte VML 1]> in either kind of saw, most blades
f a transparent stone penetrated by tiny VOIDS that would otherwise be conspicuous, e
pt edible models of the planet, and bake VOLCANIC meringue cookies
doing business arrowhead collections for WALL display, and ristras (hanging ornamenta
10 inch (diagonal) WALL clock
and tour -- home doing business we offer WALL posters covering a variety of scientifi
stick-on WALL hangers are available that allow easy i
ome doing business rustic and ecological WALL ornament hand-crafted of rare riparian
siness sculptural southwestern shelf and WALL ornaments, including cast and holograph
e mounted in a wooden frame suitable for WALL display
WALL ornaments of arizona bosque mesquite
10 inch (diagonal) WALL clock
) 10inch (diagonal) WALL clock
too thin will allow the abrasives to WASH between the rocks ineffectually, while
for these types of rocks, hand WASHING is recommended
) watch straps, WATCH bands
WATCH band and battery work as described in t
o not work on sterling indian-cuff-style WATCH bracelets, nor remove/install watch hea
-- grand tour -- home doing business WATCH bismuth as it disappears before your ve
tyle watch bracelets, nor remove/install WATCH heads in them
(however, we do not do general WATCH repair
WATCH batteries
home doing business we offer and install WATCH straps and batteries that fit most comm
WATCH service -- grand tour -- home doing bus
) WATCH straps, watch bands
and and battery work as described in the WATCH services page
the sizes of folding (but not stretchy) WATCH bands, and do certain repairs on these
traps and batteries that fit most common WATCHES.
meteor and meteorite origins, meteor WATCHING, meteor showers, meteorite falls and fin
the blade and machine be compatible with WATER.
mitigated or eliminated by combining the WATER with a rust-inhibiting concentrate desi
we also stock cooling WATER equipment of various types
ch plumbing, but the user may choose the WATER system most satisfactory
the most common WATER systems are these
WATER (or no coolant at all) cleans up much m
(not surprisingly, the WATER or dry blades tend to be more expensive
ther types of blades can be run in plain WATER, and still others can be run dry
ade instructions) only, or may be run in WATER solution if a suitable concentrate is a
with oil; and others might be damaged by WATER also
sort of mesquite by the arizona land and WATER trust, which currently has 356 acres co
the cooling WATER for grinding and sanding, unlike for sa
many machines will rust badly if WATER is used in them
sort of mesquite by the arizona land and WATER trust, which currently has 356 acres co
if using WATER as a coolant, it is important that both
7 WATTS.
o oil, resin, or WAX colorless infusion, usually in the cont
ard cabochons, bezel cups, clasps, black WAXED jewelry cord, and other things
w colorlessly WAXED or oiled, usually in the context of a n
ound who is just starting to explore the WEALTH of this colorful state
please do your part likewise, such as WEARING a mask; social distancing; and when vis
painted; direct exposure to full outdoor WEATHER may be inadvisable
prices that may appear on this WEB site in photographs are subject to chan
-- (prices that appear in photos on this WEB site are subject to change without noti
to select a specific item from this WEB site, right click on the picture and ob
nevertheless, the WEB site is indicative of our merchandise i
also have other titles not shown on this WEB site
(depiction on this WEB site does not necessarily guarantee tha
entory is continually changing, and this WEB site may not necessarily portray accura
we have no catalog, and this WEB site is not set up to serve as such, no
also have other titles not shown on this WEB site
* WEDNESDAY:
he required tumbling time is typically 1 WEEK per stage, although this varies conside
t 5/8 of an inch, because of the greater WEIGHT of each rock
WEIRD dinosaurs poster
dictionary of the old WEST, illustrating the terminology in full co
wild edible plants of WESTERN north america
road map of central and WESTERN united states, including ak and hi, in
of maps of gold collecting areas in all WESTERN states
WESTERN gem hunters atlas by h
conventional abrasives are normally done WET for cooling purposes and also to contro
ing and smoothing the shape on a sanding WHEEL, then bringing it to a dull gloss on the
name WHEEL size functions remarks rock rascal j 6
to a brilliant shine on the final polish WHEEL.
ging it to a dull gloss on the prepolish WHEEL, and finally to a brilliant shine on the
s followed by rough-doming on the coarse WHEEL, then refining and smoothing the shape o
of wheels is greater (typically having 6 WHEELS), and these setups cost more than convent
complete unit comes with motor, blade, WHEELS, vise, saw hood, and an assortment of ac
h all in one unit; however the number of WHEELS is greater (typically having 6 wheels),
) can accept other standard 6 inch WHEELS.
hose or other device, and sprayed on the WHEELS from an external system
use a pan to recover gold from WHEREVER it awaits you by following the simple i
to wash between the rocks ineffectually, WHILE also allowing action that is excessivel
necklace earrings, WHITE howlite spherical beads
they are printed on a heavy WHITE stock, and then coated to provide a sat
glass-topped riker mounts, filled with WHITE cushioning material
WHITE metal and artificial materials
clear plastic wide mouthed jars with WHITE plastic lids, in 1, 2, or 4 ounce sizes
ole ammonite, mostly black but with some WHITE, about 2
WHITE metal and artificial materials
agate bookends in shades of bluish gray, WHITE, and a little yellow
"WHITE" ammonites, whole unpolished, of ivory-t
"WHITE" ammonite, whole unpolished, of ivory-ta
WHITE quartz beads, faceted
pot, WHITISH ceramic, southwestern painted themes, c
ord having beads and feathers; generally WHITISH ceramic but painted with multiple blade
WHOLE ammonite, smooth, polished
tractor ammonite, WHOLE, approximately 3
"white" ammonite, WHOLE unpolished, of ivory-tannish color, abo
polished WHOLE ammonite, mostly black but with some wh
polished WHOLE ammonite having irridescence in certain
WHOLE ammonite, smooth, approx 3 inch
"white" ammonites, WHOLE unpolished, of ivory-tannish color, abo
polished WHOLE ammonite having irridescence in certain
please note we are a retail store, not a WHOLESALE supplier
ing about 5 inches tall and 5 1/2 inches WIDE.
5 inches WIDE and 2
8 inches WIDE, 5 inches tall
3 inches WIDE and 4
7 inches WIDE and 5
ing about 5 inches tall and 5 5/8 inches WIDE.
2 inches WIDE, having small (15/16 inch) mouth
clear plastic WIDE mouthed jars with white plastic lids, i
7 inches WIDE by 5
4 7/16 high, 7 WIDE.
WIDE-MOUTHED mexican pot, hand-etched, of blades-and
6 inch total WIDTH, 5
f materials, typically having an average WIDTH of about 8 millimeters
7 inches total WIDTH at base; 4
blue (d) brazilian agate, 7 inches total WIDTH x 5
WILD edible plants of western north america
l forest, and the cabeza prieta national WILDLIFE refuge
gem trees, cloissone jar, eggs, WIND chimes
agate slice WIND chime, partial view
tubular WIND chimes of various motifs
agate slice WIND chime, partial view
drawing of WIND-BLOWN flowering tree, ~38 mm round, hand draw
tyrannosaurus rex in WINDOW poster
s long, works well over or beside doors, WINDOWS, mirrors, etc
the WIRE fittings are probably surgical steel
rrowhead necklace, fancy superior style, WIRE mounted
also WIRE:
-- grand tour -- home doing business WIRE-WRAPPED natural veracruz amethyst crystals in s
veracruz amethyst crystal pendant, WIREWRAPPED in sterling silver, with sterling chain
eturned at customer's expense for refund WITHIN 20 days of the date of shipment, if in
eye WONDERS is the perfect educational star"> eye w
rs is the perfect educational star"> eye WONDERS is the perfect educational start for yo
r agave, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
8 inches overall height, having cap and WOOD base
desert, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
flowers, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
lue sky, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
t's cat, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
artfully painted WOOD set with six tumble-polished stones
) tumblable red jasper, petrified WOOD, and red and green agates
er tree, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
n bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
coyote, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
ng tree, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
artfully painted WOOD set with six tumble-polished stones
blooms, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
lide, or onto a surface such as a carved WOOD box
n bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
ink on WOOD, and signed by the artist
8 inches overall height, having cap and WOOD base
low sky, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
n bloom, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
er tree, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on WOOD.
e quartz spheres with included lacquered WOOD stand
sed by themselves or in combination with WOOD carvings, pottery, floral arrangements,
artfully painted WOOD set with six tumble-polished stones
hipped stone arrowheads are mounted in a WOODEN frame suitable for wall display
stone spheres with lacquered WOODEN stands
d-painted serpentine eggs with lacquered WOODEN stands
any WORK on sterling silver, karat gold, or plat
f personal preference or for specialized WORK; for most work it is not needed
lices which are practical for subsequent WORK.
erence or for specialized work; for most WORK it is not needed
in some vibratory machines, and for such WORK a rotary is preferred
we do not WORK on sterling indian-cuff-style watch bra
watch band and battery WORK as described in the watch services page
, and limited silversmithing using bench WORK.
ently colored yarns in a style that will WORK very well with southwestern décor
ed to be (exclusive in some cases of the WORKING finding) sterling, although some posses
model nominal rating WORKING load of rocks lortone 3a 3 lb 2 lb lort
these machines are preferred for serious WORKLOADS and commercial production
1/4 inches long, WORKS wel"> 311/4 inches long, works well ove
hes long, works wel"> 311/4 inches long, WORKS well over or beside doors, windows, mir
ess come one, come all; see the fabulous WORKS of the lapidarist, glass blower, and en
otherwise interesting items based in the WORLD of gems, minerals, and the southwest th
overs rocks and minerals from around the WORLD.
yes, but no need to WORRY; the general environment is vastly more
indian (east) cotton coasters, WOVEN and stenciled
saltillo-style WOVEN indian (east) rug
ess these beautiful east indian rugs are WOVEN of differently colored yarns in a style
indian (east) cotton placemats, WOVEN and stenciled, approximately 23 x 13
WOVEN goods
WOVEN.
saltillo-style WOVEN indian (east) rug
WOVEN.
indian (east) cotton placemats, WOVEN and stenciled, approximately 23 x 13
saltillo-style WOVEN indian (east) rug
indian (east) cotton placemats, WOVEN and stenciled, approximately 23 x 13
handmade spiral WOVEN baskets
WOVEN.
indian (east) cotton placemats, WOVEN and stenciled, approximately 23 x 13
saltillo-style WOVEN indian (east) rug
call, WRITE, or visit for prices
call, WRITE, or visit for current prices on those it
it is WRITTEN in an easy to follow, jargon-free style
mark, but the metal is attested by other WRITTEN evidence
ish on substrate, green river formation, WYOMING.
rdskin jasper in individual pieces, size XL.
an rugs are woven of differently colored YARNS in a style that will work very well wit
a newly refined 50 gram specimen in the YEAR a
9 x 1019 YEARS.
” “filled with expert advice based on YEARS of experience, gem trails of arizona is
, presidents day) but do close for new YEARS day, easter, independence day (july 4),
YELLOW fiber optic*, olive jade, peridot beads
drawing of saguaros in desert with YELLOW sky, ~38 mm round, hand drawn ink on wo
ades of bluish gray, white, and a little YELLOW.
ers is the perfect educational start for YOUNG children, being packed with facts, acce
another view of new ZEALAND jade set shown
new ZEALAND jade pendant and earring set
esired action is a sliding down the slip ZONE (upper 1/3 or so of the load