A stunning Rainbow Calcite featured in The Handbook of Gemmology. Another magical moment from Mother Earth brought to you through the photography of Tino Hammid. Faceted by Art Grant. Courtesy of the Smithsonian.
RARE GEMSTONE: PINK FLUORITE - 221 CT. Gilgit, Pakistan Pink Fluorite is a relatively uncommon color for this multi-hued mineral, occurring chiefly in cavities high in the Alps. The last decade or so has seen similar specimens starting to appear from the same mountain type environment in Pakistan