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Wanted gem specimens
« on: January 25, 2022, 05:45:57 PM »
I recently purchased a stereo microscope to better study gem stones. I have ordered a packet of stones on Etsy but I think they are just mixed and not identified.

I am not looking for quality or to use stones for jewellery. My interest is in a mix natural, synthetic, lab made or even fake for study purposes. In my present situation I am not much able to move around. (located in St Kilda.) I wonder if there are any faceters who might have a bunch of identified stones at an affordable price. I am also interested in boulder opal for cutting and polishing. Most of the prices being asked for opal rough on line seem ridiculously high.

Hope to hear from someone.


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Re: Wanted gem specimens
« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2022, 08:03:23 PM »
Sent you an eMail.


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Re: Wanted gem specimens
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2022, 02:27:19 PM »
I tried to PM a reply but not sure where my sent messages are kept so repeating here just in case.  My email address has changed to

I can't edit the change in my profile settings as I forget my original password. I log in automatically.


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Re: Wanted gem specimens
« Reply #3 on: January 31, 2022, 09:13:42 AM »
Hello Harry,
I just changed your personal message settings to save sent messages. So all future messages you send will be saved.If you want to change you password I can help if you have issues.


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Re: Wanted gem specimens
« Reply #4 on: July 11, 2022, 04:29:15 PM »
Whoa guys, Harry methinks it's time you remove your email from the post.
Keep em comin!!!


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