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  • 26" tall Ice Age Bull Walrus Skull

    26" tall Ice Age Bull Walrus Skull

    $9,850.00

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    We are proud to offer one of the most impressive specimens we have ever had in our shop to date. A perfectly sized ~ 35,000 year old Bull Walrus Skull, from our planet's last Ice Age.

  • Brazillian Agate Slices

    Brazillian Agate Slices

    $7.50

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    These 4 inch natural Agate will vary in color and shape. We will select the best available piece at the time of your order.

  • Arkansas Quartz Clusters ($39.50 apiece)

    Arkansas Quartz Clusters ($39.50 apiece)

    $39.50

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    These are samples of the high quality quartz material we have to offer. Each of these Arkansas quartz clusters has its own unique terminations. We hope you'll intrust us to choose an excellent specimen for you.

  • 2.75" Colector's Twin Aquamarine Crystal

    2.75" Colector's Twin Aquamarine Crystal

    $3,300.00

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    Exceptional, in both size and clarity, this gemstone quality mineral specimen displays a top termination clean and as smooth as ice.

  • 6" Fluorite Cluster

    6" Fluorite Cluster

    $475.00

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    This beautiful fluorite specimen has an array of colors that make this cluster very vibrant. The color patterning is a mix of blues, purples, and a hint of green.

  • Thuya Wood Keepsake Boxes

    Thuya Wood Keepsake Boxes

    $36.50

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    Okay, so we know these aren't made from rocks! But, these beautifully hand crafted keepsake boxes are made from the root ball of the Thuya tree. That comes from the Earth. So, we're keeping true to our name, Dave's "Down To Earth" Rock Shop.

  • 4" Chiapas Amber

    4" Chiapas Amber

    $250.00

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    This specimen is thin yet very long, with internal inclusions enhancing its golden coloration.

  • Bismuth Crystals

    Bismuth Crystals

    $8.75

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    These bizarre crystals started as pure minute Bismuth particles.

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On order of$250 or more!

Due the large individuality of our material, only a small percentage of our inventory is posted online.

If you're looking for something, but don't see it here, please contact us. often, we're able to fill requests.

We'll normally be able to fill and process your order within one business day.
  • Welcome to Dave's Rock Shop

    Due to the individuality of our products only a small percentage of our entire inventory is posted online. If you are looking for something and don't see it here, please contact us to inquire. Often, we are able to fill requests via email or over the phone.

    A nice bit of recognition, brought to attention. (We're #12)

    https://www.thecrazytourist.com/23-amazing-hidden-gems-ill…/

    Check it out folks. Dave's Rock Shop was recently placed on a "Bucket List" (#38), of places one must visit, while in Illinois!

    Click here, to check it out!

As a family owned business for over 40 years in Evanston, Dave's Rock Shop has a great appreciation for our loyal long-time customers, as well as the continuing support of new patrons. We love the excitement of introducing rocks and fossils to a new generation of rockhounds. Our goal is to continue to provide our customers with the highest quality of service, product, and information. Many thanks to you all, and as Dave would say, "Happy Hunting!".

Our mission remains the same both in the shop and on online - to offer a wide variety of the most unique, high quality items at a fair price, and to educate our customers to the best of our ability about the items we sell. Stop by often, as we will frequently be updating and adding new things to the site and the shop!

Thanks,

Dave and friends.