This is an amber carving, made very intentionally to look like a banana. More specifically one that's been around for a week sitting on the counter.
The stone itself is curved into the fruit shape, while keeping some of the brown surface inclusions visible.
Approximate size- 45.5 X 11.2 X 12 mm, 18 cts
Fire agate is a hard chalcedony with a brown/orange base, with bubbles of color that can range across the spectrum. Orange and greens being more common, while blues and purple...
This piece of crystal was partially modified, but also partially natural. I worked on grinding and polishing the flat spots for hard crisp edges. The back side of the piece...
This was an experimentation using non-traditional curved facets and no rules otherwise. All facets are cut/polished by hand, and meet up properly for sharp cuts. Managed to get a very...