Our Legacy

The Collector’s Edge is first and foremost a mineral specimen and gemstone mining company. We specialize in locating, exploring and developing mining properties to their full potential. Our innovative mining team has developed special location and extraction techniques which dramatically improve the quality and quantity of the specimens and gems we recover. For more than 22 years, we have been having a “blast” mining in interesting, challenging, and often exotic localities. Our worldwide mining efforts have yielded a diverse array of colorful, spectacularly beautiful mineral specimens and gemstones. We are most excited to share the thrill of discovery with you. You can read more about some of our specimen mining projects by clicking on the links below.

The Sweet Home Mine, Park County, Colorado, USA

Collector’s Edge Minerals, Inc. recognizes and thanks the Mineralogical Record for permission to use portions or all of their original […]

The Sweet Home Mine, Alma, Park County Colorado – 2

OTHER MINERALS: The Sweet Home mine rhodochrosite crystals have overshadowed reports of the other species from the mine (Caplan, 1936).  […]

Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California

INTRODUCTION: Benitoite is one of the world’s rarest gemstones and possesses many uni que qualities compared to other gems. It […]

The Wutong Rhodochrosite Mine, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China

Collector’s Edge Minerals, Inc. recognizes and thanks the Mineralogical Record for permission to use portions or all of their original […]

Two Point Amazonite Mine, Teller County, Colorado

INTRODUCTION:   In June, 1997, a beautiful pocket of blue-green microcline (v. amazonite) specimens was discovered in the classic Lake […]

Two Point Amazonite Mine, Teller County, Colorado – 2

Amazonite:  K(AlSi3O8) Amazonite is a green microcline feldspar, with a hardness on the Moh’s scale of 6-6-1/2.  It forms in […]

The Stoneham Barite Locality, Stoneham, Colorado

Collector’s Edge Minerals, Inc. recognizes and thanks Rocks & Minerals for permission to use portions or all of their original […]

The Stoneham Barite Locality, Stoneham, Colorado – 2

Continuation from Page 1 Barite, a complex parallel-growth crystal with multiple terminations, from a small isolated pocket; 7 by 5 […]

The Twin Creeks Mine, Humboldt County, Nevada

     Collector’s Edge Minerals, Inc. recognizes and thanks the Mineralogical Record for permission to use portions of, or all of, […]

Collector’s Edge Mining History

Our Mining History The Collector’s Edge is first and foremost a mineral specimen and gemstone mining company. We specialize in […]

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