You may wish to also see our blue aventurine quartz lapidary rough page, which displays natural gem rough similar to what the above cabochons were made from.
See also our natural color blue aventurine quartz spheres page.
Blue aventurine quartz is a unique lapidary material, with interesting patterns of natural color intense blue lines on a lighter gray-blue background when polished or when wet.
Due to its relatively inexpensive price, blue aventurine quartz is very popular as a natural color blue lapidary material.
Our blue aventurine rough has very beautiful colors when wet.
Because of its amazing blue colors when wet, blue aventurine quartz is also very beautiful when used as a decoration rock in fountains, aquariums, waterfalls and other indoor and outdoor landscape designs.
We offer many other kinds of collectable gemstones. See also our natural color citrine gemstones, aquamarine gemstones and smoky quartz gemstones.
Our blue aventurine quartz is all natural color - it is unheated and untreated. Our blue aventurine gems, carvings and spheres were all handcrafted from dumortieritic quartzite rough that was mined in Brazil. Our blue aventurine quartz rough is all lapidary grade. Due to its unique patterns and banding, each cabochon, carving or sphere made from this material is unique!
Blue aventurine quartz is a popular natural color blue mineral, showing very attractive natural color blue patterns when polished or when wet.
Due to its relatively inexpensive price and beautiful color when wet, blue aventurine quartz is great for use in decorative landscaping as a natural color blue rock in garden settings. It is visually stunning when used in man-made rivers, ponds & pools where the blue aventurine's color reflects in the water!
We have additional inventory of blue aventurine quartz rough mineral specimens, gemstones, collectable mineral spheres & carvings, and blue aventurine quartz lapidary rough. Our blue aventurine is actually a quartzite which formed naturally under regional metamorphic conditions. The color is 100% natural, with no treatments of any kind. The blue color is due to tiny grains of dumortierite that crystallized within the quartzite.
We have been mining professionally for gem materials for more than 30 years, and we have a very large variety of natural mineral specimens and collectable gemstones available in many different minerals! See also our pages with links to all of our polished crystals and our handcrafted mineral gifts.
We specialize in collectable gemstones. See the links below for a selection of superior quality natural gemstones.
Simply select any of our gemstone images and you will enter our Virtual Gallery of Gems.
You can also visit our Mineral Inventory & Factsheet Index for additional gemstone links. Our mineral index is an alphabetical list containing every mineral variety in our on-line inventory, with links to images of our gemstones for each mineral as well as images of crystals, mineral spheres & eggs, mineral specimens, polished crystals and lapidary rough. There is a very large inventory of handcrafted rings, necklaces, earrings and other gemstone jewelry items - all with secure on-line ordering.
Our alphabetial mineral index page also has links to information pages on the different minerals giving their physical properties and discussing their occurance, diagnostic features, uses, history and metaphysical properties.
To see gemstones of a particular mineral variety, just select one of these links.
Each one of our blue aventurine gemstones is completely natural with no teatments of any kind. Here at mineralminers.com, we do not have any heated or treated blue aventurine, each blue aventurine gem is 100% natural color!
The unique patterns and beautiful color of our blue aventurine is clearly visible when wet or when polished. We specialize in superior quality natural blue aventurine rough specimens of all sizes for use in gardens & landscaping where their wonderful blue colors come alive when wet.
For more information about natural blue aventurine and its history, physical properties, chemistry, occurance, and metaphysical uses be sure to see our blue aventurine information page.
Information about genuine blue aventurine and its history, physical properties, chemistry, occurance, and metaphysical uses is displayed on our blue aventurine information page.
To see more blue aventurine photos, just select another linked image displayed below.
To see photos of another mineral variety, select any item category link in our Mineral Inventory & Factsheet Index.
Would you like us to inform you when we add on this page more natural color blue aventurine quartz cabochons (cabochon gems of
naturally colorless quartzite with blue dumortierite inclusions)?
We literally have tons of natural color blue aventurine quartz in stock at our mineral warehouses, so be sure to let us know if you have any special requests.
Please contact our webmaster or our 'site' geologist with any questions or comments.