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Cold River Amethyst Mine, Maine

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Time 5:56. Video shows Sean Sweeney, fine gemstone cutter, pulling three SparHawk Maine tourmaline crystals out of a gem pocket. He has cut these crystals into spectacular faceted gemstones.

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Time: 4:31. Couldn't believe it when he told us. Everyone was surprised...Tourmaline pocket found under the road leading to the mine. We can't say how many buckets of tourmaline were removed.

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Incredible video of gem crystals being unearthed. Mint green teal crystals like nothing you've ever seen. These gems are being found just 28 miles from our Portland, Maine store.

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Full 16 minute version of the Ice Cream Sundae pocket.

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Time: 1:43. Four guys take turns pulling handfuls of green tourmaline crystals out of a small puddle pocket. Mining isn’t typically like this, this pocket was exceptional.

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Time: 1:09. The Silver Dollar Pocket was unlike anything I had ever seen at a gem mine in Maine. It was a cave-like opening in the cliff wall. Dark. Mysterious. In the back, large smokey quartz crystals. In the front, green tourmaline crystals left in place, still wet, gleaming in the morning light.

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