Gem Rough

Lawson Gems ethically sources rough from all over the world, we often travel direct to the mines to find the best stones and have friendly ties in with mine owners in such countries as, Mozambique, Brazil, South Africa, Thailand, Cambodia and at home in Australia. We also secure stones from trusted suppliers worldwide.

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6.02ct Rough Purple Orange Zircon
This natural, untreated zircon has a very intriguing colour shifting between shades of mauve and peachy brown/orange. The piece is an excellent shape for a high yield from cutting and with only minimal inclusions it should cut an eye clean...
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22.58ct Rough Pale Peach Mauve Zircon
This natural, untreated zircon is a beautiful pale peachy mauve colour. The piece is an excellent shape for a high yield from cutting and with only minimal inclusions and it should cut an eye clean stone well over 7.5ct.  Note...
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11.56ct Rough Purple Zircon
This natural, untreated zircon has a lovely purple-mauve colour. The piece is an excellent shape for a high yield from cutting and with only minimal inclusions it should cut an eye clean stone, potentially over 4ct. Note that this piece...
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9.54ct Rough Purple Zircon
This natural, untreated zircon has a lovely soft mauve purple colour. The piece is an excellent shape for a high yield from cutting and with only minimal inclusions it should cut an eye clean stone, potentially 2-3ct.
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40ct to 50ct Rough Australian Pipe Opal Pieces
This parcel of beautiful pipe opal was unearthed in the Central Queensland opal fields of Opalton in the 1970s. These pieces would be great as specimens or anyone looking to practice cutting or carving larger opal gemstones. The pieces range...
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50ct Rough Australian Pipe Opal Parcels 10-25mm
This parcel of beautiful pipe opal was unearthed in the Central Queensland opal fields of Opalton in the 1970s. The pieces range from approximately 10-25mm and parcel contains at least 50cts of randomly selected pieces. Responsibly sourced. Email us at...
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Rough Australian Pipe Opal Large Sizes
This parcel of beautiful pipe opal was unearthed in the Central Queensland opal fields of Opalton in the 1970s. These pieces would be great as specimens or anyone looking to practice cutting or carving larger opal gemstones. The pieces range...
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15ct Grape Agate Rough Parcel
This natural grape from Indonesia has grown in beautiful spherical formations, often with fine sparkling druzy surfaces. The pieces are fascinating to look at and are a great choice both for collectors and for jewellers looking to set the pieces as...
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61.66ct Amethyst Rough in Facet Grade 25% off
This lovely rough amethyst has a nice mid to light tone. It has some colour zoning present and this could either be made a feature of or fairly easily hidden depending on the orientation of the cutting. It is a nice...
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10ct Unheated Capstone Ruby Rough Parcels
This beautiful parcel of ruby and pink sapphire is totally natural and unheated. The pieces show a variety of tones of red purplish red and reddish pink colour, they are also quite flat allowing more light to pass through for...
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Mixed Grade Madagascan Sapphire Rough
This is a nice mix of rough sapphires. The stones were salvaged from a cutting factory that had shut down and no longer had a use for this type of material. Parcels are 40ct per random scoop Natural Madagascar Sapphire...
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15ct Zircon Australian Rough Parcel
This Australian Zircon Rough has a mixture of pale pinkish, yellowish and near colourless stones. Most are lightly to moderately included. These have not been treated in any way.   Parcels contain 15ct of randomly selected rough.     
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 Cab Grade Madagascan Sapphire Rough
This is a nice mix of rough sapphires. The stones were salvaged from a cutting factory that had shut down and no longer had a use for this type of material. Parcels are 40ct random scoops. Natural Malagasy Sapphire Rough...
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4.30ct Unheated Rough Ruby, mozambique ruby, responsible sourced gemstones, ruby shard for jewellery design
This lovely deep red with a hint of magenta ruby is a great stone for both setting as a rough gem or cutting. The piece should yield a cabochon around 1.5-1.7ct and due to its flat shape will will cut...
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8.61ct Pyrope Garnet Free-form Rough Cut
This unique natural garnet has been specially cut in house to produce this wonderful gem. The piece has been cut into a free-form shape with the top of the stone being left with its glossy undulating uncut surface while the sides and base have...
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Beautiful pipe opal rub, responsibly sourced opal rough, Australian opal, collectors specimen opal, Winton opal
This parcel of beautiful pipe opal rubs was mined from an opalized wood deposit in Winton, Queensland, Australia. "Rubs" are partially preformed rough opals that have been trimmed and shaped to show their potential but are not polished. The images...
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Beautiful pipe opal rub, responsibly sourced opal rough, Australian opal, collectors specimen opal, Winton opal
This parcel of beautiful pipe opal rubs was mined from an opalized wood deposit in Winton, Queensland, Australia. "Rubs" are partially preformed rough opals that have been trimmed and shaped to show their potential but are not polished. The images...
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