Rare Earth Mining Company


Rare Earth Mining Company

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Rare Stones are at the heart of award winning jewelry

Rare Earth prides itself on bringing the highest quality material to our customers to give them the edge in a very competitive market. Here is an example of a customer taking the material to the next level. Liz Bucheit with Crown Trout Jewelers created a stunning drusy leaf tiara and won first place at the […]

To our growing fan base:

I have super great news. Curt had great shows at both Franklin North Carolina in July and also in Lebanon, Pa at The Gem Miner’s Jubilee in August. Cynthia and I broke our 19 year old show total in Columbus at the Mid- American Show Aug. 18 and 19. What this means to me is […]

Tucson Show Trends

Tucson is and always has been a great place to find new materials as the year starts. This year was no exception however, the material was not new, just that the vein intensified its color and contrast so much that when we showed it to buyers, it quickly became the must have stone for the […]

Tucson Favorites

Tucson cracked our previous years sales by an amazing 35%. Leading the sales were the new Manganese Sulfide with this years colors of orange,yellow and black. Also popular were our limited stocks of 18kt super fine,bright drusy drilled pendant stones in blue, black and natural. Our wood rings were still very strong as buyers replaced […]

Record Breaking Show in Orlando

Our Florida Shows broke all previous sales records for January. The G & LW show in Orlando on the 6,7,8 was well attended and we met many new customers. It always amazes me that after 40 years in the business I still repeatedly meet jewelers and store owners who don’t know Rare Earth Mining Co. […]

Offer of the Month


Major new addition to our Rare Earth Inventory: Unbelievable Rhodocrosite Come Get some!

New Fluorite from Madagascar

New Fluorite from Madagascar

We love showing the marketplace new gem materials. Pictured here is our newest addition to our RARE EARTH INVENTORY. Mined in Madagascar, this interesting Fluorite combines unusual purple color centers with needle like inclusions emanating from the color centers. Expect strong interest in this as yet undermined quantity of exciting new gem material. Look for […]

Exclusive New Stock of Fluorite Available

We are pleased to announce to the gem world we have the only existing stock of a new fluorite discovered in Madagascar this summer. The material consists of a yellow with purple eye concentrations and some needle like inclusions It is very striking and unique material. We will have a great selection available at Tucson […]

Excited to Announce!

I am thrilled to announce my son Curt has graduated from Fitchburg State College in Massachusetts this May with a degree in Earth Science. While there he inagurated their first Geology Club presiding as president for the 2011 year. Curt joined Rare Earth Mining Co. soon after and accompanied me for his first trip to China […]

The future of fine gem materials

As I have 40 years experience sourcing fine gem stones, I have been seeing an alarming rate of gem materials being virtually unavailable for purchase in the rough state. Huge Chinese and Indian companies gobble up all existing stocks of several materials such as Rutilated Quartz , Tourmaline in Quartz, Malachite, and upper end Rhodocrosite, […]