Stone Eilat is an association of more copper minerals malachite, chrysocolla, turquoise, azurite, pseudo-malachite etc.
A blue and green stone, which was found in King Solomon's Mines (ancient Egyptian copper mines, there are 6000 years old), in the region of Timna, to Eilat in the far south of 'Israel. It can be polished and mounted in jewelry. Nowadays, most of the "Stones of Eilat" is imported from other countries other copper mines.
Stone Eilat is the national stone of Israel.
Present at Jovella Salon, the July 2 and 3, "Stone Age", imports of natural precious stones, polished or carved from around the world.
When he discovered the mineral in 1989, Adam Toder was immediately attracted by her beauty. With no knowledge of his metaphysical effects, he began to buy and sell small amounts of crystals to people participating in a group meditation. At that time the discipline in Israel knew its infancy. The "New Age" had not really exploded and most people had never heard or seen a crystal. It is by reading exciting books, experience but also a lot of intuition that the founder of "Stone Age" was launched in the study of crystals.
Following the publication of a booklet in Hebrew, a few years later, following numerous requests, more information and the addition of high definition photographs allowed the publication of a book in Hebrew and English "The secrets of the crystals. " The growing attraction for today crystals allows the company, 20 years later, to import crystal worldwide.
StoneAge the shop, located in the neighborhood of the Diamond Bourse, offers 350 square meters of beautifully presented and minerals containing hundreds of kinds of crystals. Tourists and Israelis from around the country like to stroll for hours in the museum store. It is told that the place, gives visitors a sense of closure.
The Eilat stone is a unique combination of Chrysocolla, Turquoise, Malachite, Azurite and Copper.
Named on behalf of the southernmost Israeli city of Eilat stone is like the Red Sea, a combination of deep shades of blue and green.
Timna mine, closed for many years, is now re-opened for the extraction of copper. The company that operates the copper has no interest in the beautiful stone ... .. But now Stone Age, she has.
Love stones, the founders of Israel-StoneAge hold exclusivity for the exploitation of this wonderful stone. For them, digging in the desert in search of precious stones, is a mixed feeling of pleasure and joy.
The Eilat stone is in the mountains of the Negev. There is no access to the mine but its north is the Timna park, historical site of King Solomon's mines - the oldest copper mines in the world. Nearby rise the famous natural rocks and red sandstone cliffs.
A suivre: / To be continued: / Zohar Argov - jardins fleuris