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Ancient predictions for 2012

Ancient predictions for 2012

Many Ancient civilizations have their own predictions about our times.Mayan 2012 calendar is world famous but many other civilizations also have predictions.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Australian Sapphire Prices Are Set To Boom

Australian Sapphire Prices Are Set To Boom

Australian Sapphire prices are set to boom with the announcement of Richland Resources pulling their first Sapphire out of the Capricron Sapphire mine. Together with two other factors Aussie Sapphires are about to become extremely popular.
  • 19th Jan 2016
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Certified Gemstones

Certified Gemstones

Certified Gemstones are a great way to build confidence with buyers. Gem Rock Auction aims to have the most number of certified gemstones on the web.
  • 24th Mar 2016
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Comparing Operating Cost Of Online Gemstone Shop To Retail Outlet

Comparing Operating Cost Of Online Gemstone Shop To Retail Outlet

Cost comparison of Operating Online outlet compared to Retail shop so we can pass on savings to customers.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Crystals On Death Hike Mountain Beside Machu Picchu

Crystals On Death Hike Mountain Beside Machu Picchu

On top Waynapicchu looking down on Machu Picchu and images of gemstones i bought from local market, crystals, quartz and obsidian.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Fossils Of The World

Fossils Of The World

In theory, almost anything that was once alive could become a fossil even a scrap of the jelly like tissue from the soft body of a sea creature.
  • 19th Sep 2016
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Gemstone Skulls

Gemstone Skulls

Gemstone Skulls from natural untreated Gemstones are popular now through the whole world. Click to read about the history of these skulls.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Gemstones and Minerals mined in China

Gemstones and Minerals mined in China

Gemstones mined in China include Peridot,Agate,Blood stone,Amber,Cinnabar,Corundum,Sapphire,Zircon,Diamond,Garnet,Nephrite,Jade,Turquoise.
  • 22nd Nov 2015
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Gemstones from Africa

Gemstones from Africa

Africa is producing most of the enthusiasm gemstones in the world. In fact, the population is quite largely in Africa that’s why most of the African gem traders are almost dynamic here.
  • 16th Dec 2015
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Gemstones In thailand

Gemstones In thailand

Thailand is the land of so many gemstones. Most of which have been mined out now. Learn what it is like to source gemstones in Thailand.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Gold Price Is Set To Explode

Gold Price Is Set To Explode

Gold prices always rise with uncertainty. Today uncertainty is rampant with the UK Brexit, Trump causing waves in the US presidential election, the hung election in Australia and China’s slow down.
  • 6th Jul 2016
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Highest Quality Sapphires Within Your Financial Reach

Highest Quality Sapphires Within Your Financial Reach

Sapphires might seem like they are expensive so where can you find the highest quality Sapphires within your financial reach? We will show you.
  • 11th Nov 2015
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Hope Spinel breaks world record at auction in London

Hope Spinel breaks world record at auction in London

The Hope Spinel has set a new world record for the highest price ever received for a Spinel. Click to find out how much it sold for.
  • 30th Sep 2015
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How did the Incas Carve Massive Rocks

How did the Incas Carve Massive Rocks

The ancient Incas had the ability to set massive rocks to join together with near perfect joints. To view rocks over 5meters tall perfect fits is incredible.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Imperial Topaz Mines of Ouro Region Brazil

Imperial Topaz Mines of Ouro Region Brazil

Imperial Topaz is one of the rarest gemstones on earth. There is some concern that stones are being referrd to as Imperial color when they are not.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Mineral Specimens

Mineral Specimens

Mineral Specimens are a great way to study how crystals form in nature. Learn more about mineral specimens and browse the beautifully cut stones we have for sale.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Morganite is set to shine as Pantone release the color of the year

Morganite is set to shine as Pantone release the color of the year

2016 will be the year of the rose-tinged Morganite. Pantone has released two colors this year and we will show you what gemstones will make the cut.
  • 11th Jan 2016
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Shanghai Share Market Crashes But Gemstones Are Booming

Shanghai Share Market Crashes But Gemstones Are Booming

The Shanghai Share Market has crashed but at Gem Rock Auctions we always see the upside. Click to read about what has happened to the gemstone industry during the last share market crashes.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Sunrise Ruby Sets A New World Record Sale Price

Sunrise Ruby Sets A New World Record Sale Price

The Sunrise Ruby sets a new world record price for a Ruby at the Geneva Sotheby's Auction. It breaks the record for the total price as well as price per ct.
  • 24th Sep 2015
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Take A Look At The Best Gemstone Sales Of 2015

Take A Look At The Best Gemstone Sales Of 2015

2015 was a massive year at Gem Rock Auctions. Check out some of the biggest and best gemstone sold online throughout the year.
  • 27th Dec 2015
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Tanzanian Gem Show And Arusha Mine Tours

Tanzanian Gem Show And Arusha Mine Tours

One of our sellers has recently returned from the Tanzanian Gem Show. He also had the experience of a tour of the Tanzanite mines and a Tsavorite mine.
  • 18th Jan 2016
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The Most Expensive Gemstones In The World

The Most Expensive Gemstones In The World

There have been some incredible gemstones sold over the years to astute collectors. We will look at the most expensive stones ever sold.
  • 19th May 2016
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Valentines day – Say it with Gemstones

Valentines day – Say it with Gemstones

Valentines day – Say it with Gemstones. There is no better present to say I love you than a precious gemstone from the earth
  • 24th Sep 2015
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What does Amethyst, Ametrine and Citrine have in common?

What does Amethyst, Ametrine and Citrine have in common?

Amethyst, Ametrine and Citrine re all from the same family of gemstones, Quartz. Learn more about this gemstone and browse the beautifully cut stones we have for sale.
  • 22nd Nov 2015
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