SEARCH FOR HERKIMER DIAMONDS
The Herkimer Diamond is one of nature’s rarest and most cherished treasures. The “diamond” in their name is due to both their clarity and natural faceting – crystals possess double terminations. Start mining your own Herkimer Diamonds now, with this GUARANTEED mining kit!
COMPLETE LEARNING ACTIVITY
Herkimer Diamonds are double-terminated quartz crystals discovered in and around Herkimer County, New York, and the Mohawk River Valley. You’ll be amazed by the detail of these five hundred million-year-old crystals! They are simply nature’s perfect gemstones.
This mining bucket is designed for kids as young as 8 years old to the experienced rockhound. Comes with everything you’ll need to find and enjoy your very own Herkimer Diamonds. So what are you waiting for? Get your kit today!
Our Herkimer Diamond Mining Kit comes with a brush and magnifying glass.
FIND OVER 20+ AMAZING GEMSTONES
Not only will you find Herkimer Diamonds in your mining bucket. We have filled these buckets with crystals from domestic mines across the country and also include some found around the world.
Amazonite, Amethyst, Apatite, Aventurine, Calcite, Carnelian, Chrysocolla, Citrine, Emerald, Fluorite, Garnet, Jasper, Labradorite, Lapis Lazuli, Moonstone, Moss Agate, Obsidian, Onyx, Opal, Peridot, Pyrite, Quartz, Rose Quartz, Agate, Ruby, Sapphire, Selenite, Septarian, Smokey Quartz, Sodalite, Topaz, and more.
HERKIMER DIAMOND MINING KIT
3 lbs Bucket
- 3 lbs of our mining rough
- Guaranteed 1 lb of crystals/gemstones.
- A Variation of 20+ types of crystals.
- Guaranteed Herkimer Diamonds (5 to 6 Herkimer Diamonds)
- Educational Gem ID Postcard.
- Bucket is customizable with different add-ons.
- The one-quart pail is reusable and can be used to store your fossils.
- Includes Brush and Magnifying glass.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR BUCKET
Upgrade your bucket with a premium add-on. All selected add-ons will be placed inside your mining bucket.
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WHY BUY ONE OF OUR Herkimer Diamond Mining KITS?
- Live far from any public mines?
- High travel costs and expensive tools.
- Great Gift Idea (Birthdays and Holidays)
These high-quality Herkimer Diamonds are of value and make great gifts. Take your family outside with our mining buckets to find these rare gems. Add or start your rock collection today by unearthing these amazing gemstones.
We at Miami Mining Co. want to help future scientists, geologists, and nature lovers learn about our world and its natural wonders.
About our HERKIMER DIAMONDS
Herkimer Diamonds are quartz crystals that have a hexagonal shape. They were first discovered in Herkimer County, New York, which is where they got their name. This area has been mined for them since the 1700s, and they were originally called “New York Diamonds”.
Herkimer Diamonds are often used as decoration pieces and jewelry because of their clarity and beauty. Each stone is unique and beautiful so please expect slight variations in color, texture, and size.
Disclaimers: Please ensure all children are under adult supervision when searching through the Herkimer Diamond mining bucket. Our Herkimer Diamonds are high-grade and hold value so please be careful when sifting. This is an outdoor activity and please do not pour the used water down your drains. Please exercise caution as some Herkimer Diamond mining kits may contain small and sharp crystals/gemstones. All kits vary in size and crystal/gemstone content. Not recommended for children under 8 years of age due to choking hazards. This Herkimer Diamond Mining Kit is for advanced Gem collectors.
Due to the nature of this activity, ALL Herkimer Diamond mining kits cannot be returned.