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tinker

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Looking for Amethyst Rough
« on: April 28, 2018, 04:20:13 PM »
Hi everyone, I am looking from amethyst rough, doesn't have to be of good quality, preferably a light mauve colour.   I have a mate that I have taught to cab rocks, he has only the use of one hand due to a tumour on the vertebrates on his neck.  He has done well for a man with his medical condition, he was asking me if I could get hold of some Amethyst,  I have tried serveral of my my suppliers but am unable to find any, can any assist me.  I have plenty of amethyst points, that I have found myself, but this is not what he wants.


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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2018, 08:30:21 PM »
Hi Tinker,


I don't have any light coloured amethyst but would he be interested in some cabbing grade Aussie chevron?


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Fullerton

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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2018, 04:17:59 PM »
Hi Fullerton, I have some chevron rough amethyst, I can send you a picture of the stuff if you like and see what you think.  Ive slabbed it so that maybe a problem, can Message you if you like.

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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2018, 07:02:47 PM »
Yes, post or send a pic and I will have a look.


I've been getting better quality material in recent years from new digs close to old digs.


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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2018, 04:50:01 PM »
Fullerton, I have just posted three images of Chevron Amethyst that I have slabbed on my Gallery.  I don't think they are what you are looking for, most of the samples are a bit grainy.







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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #5 on: May 21, 2018, 05:48:50 PM »
If you can find Bruno on the gemshow curcit in SE Qld,  I think he had some at Lismore last weekend.  He also has some pretty nice facet rough amythest that he cabbed.. 
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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #6 on: May 22, 2018, 11:41:21 AM »
Thanks flashGP, but Lismore is a bit far to travel, Im down the other end of the state. beers

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Re: Looking for Amethyst Rough
« Reply #7 on: May 22, 2018, 06:15:46 PM »
Glen Huntley of Marsfield NSW advertises quality rough in the Aust Facetors Guild magazine.  I have bought colour change synthetic faceting tough from him and his prices were reasonable and seems to have a good reputation among the people I have talked to.

He does the gemshow circuit in NSW so I foubt he deals exclusively with faceting rough.

His email address is qualitygemrough@gmail.com and phone number is 02 9888 1261

It may be worth making an enquiry with him.

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