9 beautiful faceted gems from Madagascar, nice framed in a frame. Contains: Citrine, Rose Quartz, Amethyst, Garnet, Quartz, Morganiet, hessonite, etc.
The most beautiful minerals, fossils and gems from Madagascar.
Madagascar, officially the Republic of Madagascar and formerly known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island in the Indian Ocean off the southeastern coast of Africa. The nation comprises the island of Madagascar (the fourth largest island in the world) and many numerous smaller outlying islands. It is a famous place for diving and swimming and it is famous for its high quality gemstones that are mined from the soil and rocks. We at Timmersgems can proudly say that we are the third largest importer Madagascan gems in Europe, just after a French company. Every year we have at least three large containers filled with the most beautiful gems, minerals and buffalo horns. If you take a look in our shop and showroom will find a large assortment of Labradorite, Amethyst, Citrine, Rose Quartz and many many other species. We do business with 17 small family on the island. In this way we can guarantee that you will find the best and most beautiful gems and minerals. We also support these families since the beginning of our company 35 years ago. We have lost our hearts to the island, its people and its products. Every year it is a great thing to visit the island and to find the best stones and minerals for you. Madagascar's natural resources include a variety of unprocessed agricultural products and minerals, including raffia, fisheries and forestry, and is a mainstay of the economy. Madagascar is one of the world leading suppliers of vanilla, cloves and ylang-ylang.Andere important agricultural resources include coffee, lychees and shrimp. Important mineral resources include various types of precious and semi -edelstenen and Madagascar currently provides half of the world's supply of sapphires, which were discovered near Ilakaka in the late 1990s, the island also has one of the largest reserves of ilmenite (titanium ore), as well as major reserves chromite, coal, iron, cobalt, copper and nickel. Several major projects are underway in the mining, oil and gas industry and which is expected to give a significant boost to the Malagasy economy. This includes projects such as ilmenite and zircon from heavy mineral sand mining near Tolanaro by Rio Tinto. Madagascar is a very poor country with a lot of flora and fauna on Madagascar can meet 400 plants and animals that you can find ANYWHERE ELSE IN THE WORLD. The minerals blue Coelestien, Labradorite and polychrome- & Ocean horizon jasper are found only on Madagascar.