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$92.00
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Our most popular single-barrel tumbler is the perfect size for getting started.  It holds up to 3 lbs. of rock or jewelry.



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If you are looking for a particular rock that we do not have listed online, please email our sales staff before going elsewhere.  We may have your choice in stock, but not listed online.  If we do not have it in stock, we have access to a HUGE variety of stone from a local supplier, and can possibly have it obtained and sent to you ASAP.

Thank you for shopping with us today! 

Shipping Guidelines for Rough Material
We will package the rough material in the most economical way possible.  This usually will be FLAT RATE options by USPS. 
$6.50 1-4 LBS Small flat Rate Box. 5-25 LBS $12 Medium Flat Rate and $17.00 25-35 LBS Large Flat Rate, anywhere in the U.S.  Shipping is now USPS Flat Rate except for items that will not fit. Then shipping will be Fedex Home or Business Delivery.
 
EITHER WAY,we may have to add shipping costs to your bill once the order is packaged.
 
Minimum order is $25.00 and when ordering multiple items for orders under $50 handling charges may apply. So buy in bulk for most discount and least service charges!!
    Agate wholesale
    Price:
    $4.00
    • Mix ready for tumbling
    • crazy lace
    • carnelian
    • brown jasper
    • dark agate
    • from $3.00-$4.00 per lb.
    Amethyst - dark banding
    Price:
    $6.00
    • Medium with banding
    • Mine run
    • Good for tumbling
    • Some cabbing
    • Ranging from $4.50-$6.00 per lb.
    Amethyst - dark African
    Price:
    $7.00
    • Dark African
    • Royal purple color
    • Little banding
    • Cab, facet, or tumble
    • Ranging from $6.00 - $7.00 per lb.
    Aventurine
    Price:
    $5.00
    • Currently Green  available.
    • Please email or call for large quantity
    • Good cab or tumble
    • Ranging from $3.50 - $5.00 per lb.
    Citrine
    Price:
    $8.00
    • Best Grade
    • Medium to dark color     
    • Mixed sizes
    • Tumble cab some facet
    Corundum - Mixed
    Price:
    $6.50
    • Mixed ruby and sapphire
    • Mine run
    • Cabbing material
    • Ranging from $5.00 - $6.50 per lb.
    Emerald
    Price:
    $11.00
    • Brazil
    • Lots of green material & matrix
    • Tumble & cab
    • Facet
    • Ranging from $12.00- $9.00 per lb.
    Garnet
    Price:
    $5.00
    • Small dark purple pieces
    • 1 to 3 carats
    • Tumble, cab
    • Some facet
    • Ranging from $4.50 to $5.00 per lb.
    Moonstone
    Price:
    $6.00
    • Mine run
    • Mixed sizes & colors
    • Good for cabbing, tumbling
    • Ranging from $5.00 - $6.00 per lb.
    Obsidian
    Price:
    $5.00
    • Snowflake unless otherwise specified.
    • Limited amount of sheen available please specify.
    • Large pieces 1-3 lbs.
    • Some knapping material
    • Ranging from $4.00 - $5.00 per lb.
    Peridot
    Price:
    $25.00
    • Arizona
    • Unsorted
    • Small sizes, must be sifted/sorted
    • Tumble, some facet
    • OUT OF STOCK
    Optical Quartz
    Price:
    $5.00
    • Quality
    • 300 to 600 grams
    • 90% clean/clear
    • Facet or doublets
    • Ranging from $3.00 - $5.00 per lb.
    Rose Quartz
    Price:
    $5.00
    • Large pieces
    • 2-10 lbs.
    • Rich pink color
    • For carving or specimen
    • Ranging from $4.00 to $5.00 per lb.
    Rose Quartz - crushed
    Price:
    $6.00
    Items Remaining:out of stock
    • Rich pink color
    • Crushed/sifted to cab, or tumble
    • Ranging from $4.00 to $6.00 per lb.

     

    Smoky quartz
    Price:
    $15.00
    • Medium to dark color
    • Some facet material
    • Ranging from $8.00 to $10.00 per lb.
    Price:
    $25.00
    • Good color
    • Selected for 90% facet quality
    • Available up to 9 lbs. at $25.00/lb.
    Tiger's eye
    Price:
    $12.00
    • Gold or blue available
    • 2 to 10 lb. pieces
    • Great cabbing
    • Ranging from $10.00 - $12.00 per lb.
    Topaz
    Price:
    $9.00
    • Mostly white
    • Some light blue and some light gold
    • Tumble, cab or facet
    • Ranging from $7.00 - $9.00 per lb.
    Ruby
    Price:
    $30.00
    • Nice red/pinkish material
    • 75% crystals for collectors or cabbing.
    • LIMITED QUANTITIES AVAILABLE
    • 5-lb. maximum per customer

     

    Price:
    $350.00

    This option is for RUBY by the pound ONLY

    The "Gem of the Day" special is 5 lbs. for $1000

       
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    Located in the mountains of western North Carolina

    Ruby City Gems & Minerals
    130 E. Main St.
    Franklin, NC 28734
    Phone: 828-524-3967 or 800-821-RUBY

    Email: gems@rubycity.com

    As featured on Travel Channel
    800.821.RUBY(7829) 
     828.524.3967 

    130 E. Main St.

    Franklin, N.C.  28734

    Hours of Operation April 01 Until December 31

    Monday-Friday 10-4

    Saturday 10-3

    Winter Hours January 01 Until March 31

    Tuesday and Thursday 10-3

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