Sign up for Lesson Plans, discounts & more!

My Gallery of Minerals

This is the place where you get to share your rock or mineral finds with the rest of us.



Show us your favorite rock or mineral.

Show us your favorite rock or mineral. Tell us what you know about it here. You can also post photos.

[ ? ]

Upload 1-4 Pictures or Graphics (optional)[ ? ]

 

Click here to upload more images (optional)

Author Information (optional)

To receive credit as the author, enter your information below.

(first or full name)

(e.g., City, State, Country)

Submit Your Contribution

  •  submission guidelines.


(You can preview and edit on the next page)

What Other Visitors Have Said

Click below to see contributions from other visitors to this page...

Could someone tell me what this is please  
I would be really interested if someone could let me know what this is.

Very reflective silver within quartz  
Boy, I cannot say much since I found it in our landscaping. However, it has a lot of the very reflective silver in it. The silver colored elements show …

Mr 
I don't know anything really about it other than it looks a whole lot different than any"Rock" I've ever seen

Terracotta or rock?  
I'm not sure what this is. I don't it along the Long Island Sound in NY. It's solid, heavy in weight. Brownish clay color with darker spots throughout. …

Rocks from Central India 
Specimen 1- Hardness >6, No streak, non-magnetic, no acid reaction, specific gravity- 2.6 Specimen 2- , No streak, non-magnetic, no acid reaction, specific …

Can someone identify this ? 
Found in creek in Boyce Louisiana it has Yellow, pink,white,red,and brown colors with polished look

Shell type pattern 
I found it on the shores of Lake Huron in Ontario

What is this metal? 
I found what I thought was a rock but my metal detector beeped on it lol, I'm sorry I know nothing about metal, a magnet will not stick to it.any information …

Fire Opal 
This is an Opal. I've been told that the red part is also Opal, there is Fire Opal mixed in.

Green Tourmaline or Emerald??  
I've had this specimen for many year. I've been told it is either Green Tourmaline or Emerald. It is about the size of a lemon.

What is this rock? 
I found this rock in the White Mountains in NH and I picked it up for it's interesting shape. It's approximately as hard as a quartz sample I have. In …

Valerie 
Really know nothing. Just that I like it and would love to find out what it is.

Beautiful rock looks kind of like Ellensburg Blue??????? 
I don't know alot about this rock except it was found in Wa. Or Arizona area I think. The rock is reddish brown, different shades of blue green, white …

estate sale beauty 
I bought it in California know nothing about it other than it's beauty

Pyrite 
Dimension: 6.9 cm Locality: Borieva Mine, Madan mining area, Rhodope Mountains, Smolyan Oblast, Bulgaria Notes: Associated with Galena and Quartz; …

Mystery mineral from Marathon, TX 
I found this while rockhouding outside of Marathon, TX on a pay dig. The piece seems to be growing around the darker stone and has a smooth, pebbly texture. …

What is this rock 
Found on a gravel pile for a road, i belive it may be iridium but not sure it is light but very hard, porous and will nearly cut glass with ease

help me here 
what kind of rock is this

I don't know what is this 
I don't know what is this stone name so please help me.

Rock Band 
Nothing but it feels from another planet . I've always been attracted to rocks , stones . I even had a pet rock as child . Found this while landscaping …

What is this?? 
Its silverish pinkish brownish?? Could you plz tell me what this is

Lucky pearls gallery 
I think I know it's pyrite and if so it would still make a nice table piece.

Lucky pearls gallery 
I'm not sure but I think it could be Platinum it is very heavy non-magnetic barely . It is one piece of a very big piece

Help identifying this  
Nothing really besides it is quite lite and has a gold tone

Click here to write your own.

Pink Amethyst geode?? 
This is part of a very large geode. I was told it was pink amethyst in matrix. However the crystals inside, especially the ones shaped in ball clusters, …

Actinolite 
I found this in the mountains of Colorado. I think it is actinolite.

Tammy 
I am looking to know what this is. I do know this, it's not as heavy as it looks, it sounds hollow, it sounds like glass when tapped on, it has no taste, …

Identify? 
These are specimens found in SW Colorado. One has a 'geode' crystalline structure inside, the others are smooth inside. Each are parts of a larger piece. …

My beautiful Jade carved head Not rated yet
It's worth alot of money

Click here to write your own.


Rock and Mineral Collections for sale

INTERESTED IN MORE? IF SO, YOU MAY WANT TO CHECK OUT OUR OTHER SITES:

fossilicious.com - Our online fossil and mineral rock shop.
fossils-facts-and-finds.com - An educational site about fossils.