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Picasso Jasper, 51mm/2"

A satin smooth finish and many canal like lines on every surface are the main features of this piece. Jasper is one of the earliest stones to be collected and used as ornaments by early man and is still treasured today.

Planet Percival #1711....................$105

Blue Denim Sodalite, 50mm/1.98"

Multiple shades of blue with splashes of white on the bottom half are inviting as an old pair of jeans and just as comfortable in any vehicle you wish to use it. This gemstone is usually found with a mixed matrix of blue colors.

Planet Storm #1583........................$155

Pietersite, 56mm/2.22"

Commonly called "Tempest Stone", it is a recent discovery first found in 1962 in Namibia, Africa. This one is deep wine and white but other mixes of colors are found. Another source was discovered in China in 1993.

Planet Mongo #1573.......................$149

Rainbow Obsidian, 67mm/2.63"

This is mega jumbo if you want BIG! An iridescent, multicolor sheen appears in sunlight with a bullseye pattern but in shade or twilight the stone turns a rich, deep black. Smelted in the heart of a volcano, nature put a surprise inside.

Planet Whale Eye #1553.................$140

Green Adventurine, 50mm/1.96"

Often mistaken for jade because of the color and buttery finish, this gemstone is chemically different but equal to jade in beauty. It can be found in a few other colors, all of which exhibit a similar inner glow and fine grain.

Planet Krypton #1704.....................$115

Precious Pietersite, 56mm/2.21"

This is highest quality pietersite, just on fire with gold iridescent flashes in a burgandy colored background. Found in very few places on earth, this stone is limited and even more rare in this quality. The photo doesn't do it justice.

Planet Mardi Gras #1700................$400

Carrara Marble, 60mm/2.38"

From the famous quarries in Italy near the town of Carrara, this marble was raw material for the architecture and statues of ancient Rome. This is a large shift knob that has a soft glow and a satin finish tipical of marble.

Planet Julius #1518........................$119

Banded Peach Jasper, 50mm/1.97"

Jasper usually shows rehealed stress cracks caused by movement events over time. This particular gemstone lay undisturbed exactly as it was originally formed in layers until it was found, cut and polished and presented here.

Planet Jupiter #1511......................$159

Green "New" Turquoise, 52mm/2.05"

Please note that this particular knob is not natural turquoise. It's lab created of turquoise powder combined with other resins, binders and coloring. As a rule, my gemstones are all natural so this lab created one is an exception.

Planet Patina #1522.........................$95

Black Moonstone, 49mm/1.95"

This deep colored gemstone comes from India. It has flashes of green that change constantly with the play of light. This knob is a classic size that would be a perfect, just right design touch in a new car or a classic rod.

Planet Underverse #1540..............$155

Phantom Agate, 52mm/2.05"

This green gemstone was mined in Brazil and has a great smooth polish. Agates like this grow layer by layer over hundreds of thousands of years and each layer varies to change color as different minerals are introduced.

Planet Krypton #1600.....................$185

Picasso Jasper, 50mm/1.95"

One of the earliest gemstones used for ornamentation by early cultures, jasper was probably first discovered in stream beds where the tumbling action of water and the wet shine encouraged further shaping and polishing by man.

Hades Moon #1546.........................$175

Petrified Wood/Dinosaur Bone, 2.16"

Here are two fossils combined into one orb to create an exclusive, unique shift knob. You can plainly see the agatized wood grain fossil and the cell structure of the bone madallion inlay fossil. Not age before but WITH beauty!

Two Giants #22...............................$225

Tortuga Turquoise, 62mm/2.44"

Jumbo size, this unusal type turqouise is named after the turtle shells that it resembles. A big patch of yellow/green on top, and ivory and moss green all around the sides. The mine where this is from is in the American southwest.

Planet Turtle Home #1651............$165

Hematite, 59mm/2.34"

A larger size, hefty and heavy at 14oz, this one is a mini cannon ball. It's jet black with a slight network of veins to give it character. Although Hematite is an iron based, magnetic mineral, it keeps its good looks and doesn't rust.

Planet Sledgehammer #1626........$125

Coral Fossil, 53mm/2.09"

Multi tones of mushroom with large sploches of translucent areas give this unusual gemstone an exotic feel. Most of the finish is satin but each darker "sea" has a wet shine like an oasis in a desert. It will fit well in any interior.

Planet Altair #1627.........................$169

Nickel/Iron Meteorite, 50.1mm/1.98"

Note the Widmanstatten pattern on the surface is your assurance of a genuine iron meteorite. This can only be formed in 0 gravity as the molten iron cools over millions of years in the vacuum of space. It can't be reproduce on earth.

Iron Core Material #A7................Offers?

Surpentine Gemstone, 59mm/2.34"

Green is the most usual color of this gemstone but other colors are also found. Note the size listed because this is a larger shift knob and really fills the hand. Found in a few places around the world, this example came from Peru.

Planet Romulus #1620...................$199

Golden Quartz, 55mm/2.19"

Crystals of warm yellow that are both cloudy and translucent at the same time places this shift knob on a level equal with other gemstones with more exotic sounding names. The grain is slightly tilted to best show the crystals.

Planet Venus #1579.......................$125

Golden Oak Jasper, 54mm/2.15"

Wood is nice but gemstone takes it to a whole 'nother level. There's no varnish, no glaze, just a flawless polish on this honey gold gem. It was created by Mother nature layer by layer in what looks wood grain..... only better!

Planet Arrakis Dune #1604..............$80

Jaguar Skin Jasper, 50mm/1.94"

How fitting that this gemstone comes from Peru, where the Jaguar forests are found. First the brown jasper was formed, then broken into rubble by tectonic activity and reformed again with the lighter colored background.

Planet Jaguar #1554........................$95

Snake Skin Aragonite, 53mm/2.10"

Caramel, brown and cream in a stacked pattern create an unusual look to this gemstone shift knob. It was formed in the hot mineral springs of the west over long ages of time. It's known as "Spirit Stone" by native Americans.

Planet Sidewinder #1520...............$149

Dragon Skin Septarian Stone................. 65mm/2.57", Mega Jumbo Size

As ancient sea bed mud dried it shrank and cracked to form voids inside which were gradually filled solid with bands of brown aragonite and lighter calcite. For a buyer that wants BIG and beautiful.

Planet St. George #1505................$150

Dendritic Agate, 52.6mm/2.07"

This has a foggy, translucent quality so you can peer deep inside and see the mysterious dark phantoms inside. The polish is exceptional and glass smooth. It vertually glows with the warmth and beauty of opal. It's jewelry for your car!

Ice Comet ESO #1699.....................$180

 

 

Peanut Jasper, 56mm/2.20"

A nice mix of browns and tans gives this piece the warmth of wood but ten times better. This is a classic example of Jasper that has been brecciated into rubble and then rehealed over long ages with new Jasper material.

Planet Tatoonie #1702.....................$85

Indian Agate, 50mm/1.98"

Many precious and semi precious gems are from the Indian subcontinent so it's no surprise some of the most beautiful agate comes from there, also. This is a truely a spectacular example with soft teal blues blended with lavender.

Planet Tamil Nadu #1647...............$110

 

 

Mahogany Obsidian, 53mm/2.08"

Born in the heart of an ancient volcano, it's no surprise that this stone has turned out a deep, rusty red and black. Obsidian polishes to a flawless, glass smooth finish that invites you to grab 'hold of it and make your moves.

Planet Crematoria #1685...............$105

Striped Jasper, 51mm/2.02"

Fine ash from multiple eruptions over time layed down various colored layers which formed the stripes and bands of this piece. This one has a smooth and super flawless finish. Photos don't do it justice.

Titan, Moon of Saturn #1535...........$80

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