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12mm round Facetted  Moldavite Pendant
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Deep green facetted Moldavide pendant with 18" sterling silver chain.

Location: Czech Republic

Measurement: Actual stone is 12mm in diameter

Celestite Geode
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This Celestite shows exceptional color and large "clean" crystals. There is a partial opening in the back of the geode which allows the light to shine in on these gorgeous celestite crystals. A favorite among many rock and mineral collectors! 

Measurements: ~8-1/2" Wide x 4-1/2" Deep x 6" Tall 

Location: Madagascar, Africa

Gibeon Meteorite Sphere (Best Available)
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Fun sphere-shaped meteorite resembling the planets and stars above. A new way to admire an out-of-this-world meteorite! Sold with an acrylic stand. At the time of purchase, we will choose the best sphere available. They may slightly vary in size. 

Location: Namibia

Measurements: ~10-11mm each

Bear Fetish Medicine Bundle
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Three bears carved out of Tugilite (from Indiana). The bears are tied together with a medicine bundle, which is seen as an offering to the animal spirit. 

 Measures: ~ 1-3/4" long x 1-1/8" wide x 1-1/4" tall

 Nation: Zuni


Deltadromeus agilis Claw
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We are proud to be able to offer this premium example of a claw from the Cretaceous time period dinosaur, Deltadromeus agilis.

The condition is superb, including its tip and well defined bloodlines. Our UV light test has revealed no repair or restoration.

The permineralization color is typical for material discovered in the area.

A Gem.

Measures: ~ 2-3/4" long x 3/4" wide

Location: Kem Kem Basin, Morocco, Africa

Time Period: Cretaceous / ~ 90 MYO

5-1/2" Dragonfly Cymatophlebia (with stand)
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A nice sized dragonfly fossil with fine detail centered within the limestone matrix. The fossil itself has been protected with a light protective coating, which one could remove if desired. A beautiful specimen for any collection. 

Measurements: Plate sizes: ~6" long x 5-3/4" tall x 1" deep 

Specimen wingspan: ~5-1/2" 

Specimen length:  ~4-1/2"

Location: Solnhofen Plattenkalk, Bavarian province, Germany 

Time Period: Jurassic ~ 150 myo

6" Dugway Geode Bookends
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These dugway geodes are unique in that they have a light pink hue on top of the typical light blue.

Measurements: 6" High x 11-1/2" Wide x 3" Deep

Location: Juab County, Utah

Rose Quartz Candleholders
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These candleholders are hand crafted from all natural Brazilian Rose Quartz. Due to its translucency, each rose quartz candleholder will emit a soft glow, adding a feeling of warmth and calm to your home.

1"-1.5" Proetus Triliobite
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These trilobite specimens each have a unique shape and position they are in on the matrix. We will make sure to pick the best specimen available for you.

Measures: 1"-2" Across, in matrix

Location: Morocco

Time Period: Devonian 450 Million Years Old

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Hello Folks!
We're at that point where wearing masks is not required!
If you haven't been vaccinated however, we ask you to please be considerate to others and still wear one.
On another note, the city begins road work this Friday, June, 18th.
The public parking lot will remain available just West of the shop, at 721 Main.
On Saturdays, you will also be able to keep parking on the street.
Thank you again for your support & understanding!

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Welcome to Dave's Rock Shop Online!

Hey folks!

We were just on the TV magic reality show...The Carbonaro Effect! Check out the clip in the Youtube link. Pretty cool and very fun.


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


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!


Dave and friends.