Hand-made in Canada by our in-house artisan. Each piece is unique and designed to complement the natural contours and beauty of the amethyst cluster. These mining scenes on amethyst make great gifts and conversation pieces for men and women alike.
Canada's mining history is a story of discovery, dreams and adventure. Surviving harsh conditions, prospectors were true Canadian pioneers. they weathered the elements in search of precious resources. Their determination and courage led them to new frontiers. Communities all across the Canadian landscape have been built upon mining and exploration activities. This history is woven into the fabric of our nation.
Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz crystal composed of silicon dioxide with traces of iron. In ancient times amethyst was thought to reduce the effects of too much alcohol because of its similarity in color to red wine. It is thought to dispel negativity and create a peaceful environment.
Not exacly as shown. Amethyst cluster may be slightly smaller.
Miners on amethyst are priced based on both the weight of the amethyst cluster and the number of miners. This item will be a large cluster with 3 - 5 miners.