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Carved Minerals

For many thousands of years, people have been fascinated by the inner beauty of a stone or gem. These carved minerals and lapidary stones are the product of hand labor, time and of course passion for the stone. Each mineral reacts differently to being shaped or carved and so every piece must be handled with care. Enjoy our selection of Crystal Spheres, Slabs, Plaques, Hearts, Wands, Eggs, Pyramids, Palm Stones and more!

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  1. 84.8 mm Opal Mountain "the Butterfly" Rhyolite Sphere
    $175.00
    Opal Mountain Rhyolite Opal Mountain, Idaho, USA Sphere Diameter : 84.8 mm 1 inch = 2.54 cm = 25.4 mm Looks planetary! Each rhyolite orb in this piece has imploded and created a neat effect, we nicknamed this sphere "the Butterfly", as the orbs are reminiscent of a swarm of butterflies circling the sphere. With extreme care, this delicate opal filled material has been, painstakingly, polished to a mirror finish! This piece has a deep red to black colored matrix. We collected this material and hand selected each for its patterns and unique coloring. Every orb you see on the face of the sphere is filled with precious or common opal. Each of our spheres is perfectly round with no pitting, cracking, or excessive use of glue to hide imperfections. Learn More
  2. 95 mm Opal Mountain Purple Rhyolite Sphere
    $165.00
    Opal Mountain Rhyolite Opal Mountain, Idaho, USA Sphere Diameter : 95 mm 1 inch = 2.54 cm = 25.4 mm Looks planetary! With extreme care, this delicate opal filled material has been, painstakingly, polished to a mirror finish! This piece has a deep purple colored matrix with light colored rhyolite orbs. We collected this material and hand selected each for its patterns and unique coloring. Every orb you see on the face of the sphere is filled with precious or common opal. Each of our spheres is perfectly round with no pitting, cracking, or excessive use of glue to hide imperfections. Learn More
  3. 88 mm Opal Mountain Geode Rhyolite Sphere
    $175.00
    Opal Mountain Rhyolite Opal Mountain, Idaho, USA Sphere Diameter : 88 mm 1 inch = 2.54 cm = 25.4 mm Looks planetary with all of those opal thundereggs showing! With extreme care, this delicate opal filled material has been, painstakingly, polished to a mirror finish! This piece has hundreds (or more!) of geodes on the face with common and precious opal, you'll see precious opal flashes as you turn the sphere round, very hard to capture in a photo. One very large geode is also shown. We collected this material and hand selected each for its patterns and unique coloring. Every orb you see on the face of the sphere is filled with precious or common opal. Each of our spheres is perfectly round with no pitting, cracking, or excessive use of glue to hide imperfections. Learn More
  4. 97 mm Opal Mountain Geode Rhyolite Sphere
    $165.00
    Opal Mountain Rhyolite Opal Mountain, Idaho, USA Sphere Diameter : 97 mm 1 inch = 2.54 cm = 25.4 mm Looks planetary with all of those opal thundereggs showing! With extreme care, this delicate opal filled material has been, painstakingly, polished to a mirror finish! This piece has hundreds (or more!) of geodes on the face with common and precious opal, you'll see precious opal flashes as you turn the sphere round, very hard to capture in a photo. One very large geode is also shown. We collected this material and hand selected each for its patterns and unique coloring. Every orb you see on the face of the sphere is filled with precious or common opal. Each of our spheres is perfectly round with no pitting, cracking, or excessive use of glue to hide imperfections. Learn More

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