Autumn Sale Now On!!

With the summer nearly over why not cheer yourself up by purchasing some nice mineral specimens with 20% discount on all items on this site and most on my eBay Shop. Simply use the coupon id ‘autumn20’ at checkout and the discount will be applied to you order total. The sale runs until midnight GMT

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A Trip to the Ulster Museum (Part 1)

As a child I remember visiting the Ulster Museum in Belfast and being amazed by the what they had on show, whether it was the Egyptian Mummy or the Tyrannosaurus Rex skull! However I always loved going into the mineral gallery to see the beautiful collection of worldwide specimens on display. I recently had a couple

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Super Scottish Stilbites!!

Having grown up collecting minerals in County Antrim, zeolites are a real favourite of mine…..but unfortunately we don’t have stilbite crystals to rival these ones!! The specimens were recently collected by John & Robert Lawson, Castledouglas, Scotland, from a locality in the Touch Hills near Stirling. Even John & Robert, who have decades of mineral

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