All our smoky quartz comes directly from Takeo Province, Cambodia.
A brown to black
variety gemstone belong to the quartz family and it is caused through the
natural or artificial irradiation of aluminum –containing rock crystal. In the
mineral world these colors are somewhat rare, only a few other black or brown
minerals are ever cut for gemstones such as the black diamond, brown corundum,
smoky topaz or the very rare black beryl.
quartz is the National Gem of Scotland and has been considered a sacred stone
there for a long time, a belief dating back to the Druids. The stone is the
birthstone for Scorpios. Smoky quartz is one of the rare brown gemstones.
can be found throughout the world but most commonly found in Scotland, Africa, Colorado,
Brazil, Switzerland and Cambodia.
A certificate of authenticity can be issued from the Gemological Institute in Cambodia, which
is the only authorized institute that can issue certificates for gemstones in
With a certificate you can rest assured that all of our gemstones are 100%
authentic / Natural and certified by a highly qualified specialist.
Certificates can be issued for a small fee.
Our price is for the stone, if you want a stone mounted in jewelry of your
choice, just send us your design or choose from our selection. We will give you
a positive deal depending on your choice of stone and other materials.
We hand pick our stones directly from the mines and follow them every step of
the way from raw to processed, cut and polished stones, only in this way can we
keep our prices at a competitive level. And guarantee the authenticity of every
We love the stones and do our utmost to provide our customers the best products
and service possible.