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Fakes, Frauds and Marketing Ploys

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by emory coons
17 11/10/2015 03:32PM
Last Post by Kathy Stewart

Minerals dealers ads on mindat

by Colonel k k raju
5 11/10/2015 01:10PM
Last Post by Antonio Nazario

Shipped unsalted/unsearched Gem dirt?

by Domitian
8 10/31/2015 11:54AM
Last Post by Jay I. G. Roland

amethyst/ametrine clusters from china - fake? Attachments

by ruth banning
6 10/26/2015 07:25PM
Last Post by Mel

T-Shirt subscription service!

by Mike Royal
16 10/20/2015 08:52AM
Last Post by Jolyon & Katya Ralph

"Doorway" Quartz - real? Attachments

by D Potter
7 10/18/2015 01:07AM
Last Post by Hershel Friedman

"Zvygintsevites" - mind out! Attachments   (Pages: 1 2 3)

by Pavel Kartashov
49 10/16/2015 03:20PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

fake druse from india Attachments

by Linda Curran
7 10/11/2015 09:37PM
Last Post by Wayne Corwin

Fish-egg / Frogspawn "Agate" from China   (Pages: 1 2)

by Jolyon & Katya Ralph
29 09/24/2015 07:16PM
Last Post by Travis Hetsler

Milpillas, so..what's the real story?   (Pages: 1 2)

by Gail Spann
40 09/18/2015 02:55AM
Last Post by Tim Jokela Jr

"Cactus Quartz" not real amethyst???   (Pages: 1 2)

by Alan Plante
39 09/08/2015 06:24PM
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Prehnite vs green tourmalated quartz   (Pages: 1 2)

by Russ Nobbs
24 09/08/2015 04:38PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

Ruby in Zoisite versus Ruby in Fuchsite   (Pages: 1 2)

by Kristi Hugs
29 09/08/2015 04:31PM
Last Post by Reiner Mielke

ANCHI Crystals   (Pages: 1 2)

by Kristi Hugs
33 08/22/2015 07:41PM
Last Post by Gregg Little

Charoite from Brazil?

by John Collins
15 08/04/2015 07:16PM
Last Post by Kristi Hugs

Ebay sellerr's Self Bidders Fraud   (Pages: 1 2)

by Sajjad Shakir
32 07/25/2015 01:38AM
Last Post by Scott Rider

Pink tourmaline on black quartz Attachments

by Jean Dehaye
8 07/18/2015 05:41PM
Last Post by Owen Melfyn Lewis

Complete ripoff?   (Pages: 1 2 3 4 5)

by JJ Bergstrom
99 07/17/2015 10:46AM
Last Post by Owen Melfyn Lewis

Irradiated and natural smoky quartz   (Pages: 1 2)

by Howard Heitner
27 07/13/2015 02:27AM
Last Post by David Heller

Is this Moldavite real? Attachments

by Heide Smits
5 06/22/2015 08:25PM
Last Post by cascaillou

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