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Connemara Marble Slabs from Ireland

Jan 01, 2002Conamara Stone is located at Letternoosh Conamara, Co. Galway two miles from Clifden on the N59 road, 50 miles from Galway city, 200 miles from Dublin. At Letternoosh, Marble, Stone, Iron and Copper have been mined over the last centuries and the area is stepped in history with recorded human activity dating back over 5,000 years.

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The Connemara Marble

The Connemara Marble - Galway Geological Association. Connemara marble is the standout Irish geological and gem material, and is therefore recognised as the iconic stone of Ireland. Its use in jewellery can be regarded as one of Ireland's indigenous industries, and the quarrying of Connemara marble is a centuries-old endeavour.

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Silver Connemara Marble Marcasite

Connemara Marble is referred to as Ireland's Gem Stone. It is a very unique and rare form of Marble found in valley of the 12 Bens in Connemara, the heart of the West of Ireland. This beautiful marble, estimated to be over 900 million years old, gets its range of green colour tones from the various natural elements only found in the limestone

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Celtic Jewellery

Celtic and claddagh designed jewellery with green connemara stones giving the jewellery that extra special touch. Connemara Marble is mined from deep under the Twelve Bens Mountains in the West of Ireland. In ancient times it was used for trading and barter. In the modern day Connemara Marble has become synonymous with quality Irish Jewellery.

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Connemara Marble Gifts

Connemara Marble 3-in-1 Candle Base. A Connemara Marble 3-in-1 Candle Base 3.5 Inch Diameter.It can hold a 1inch, 2 inch or 2.5 inc.. €40.00

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Connemara Marble – Irish Green Jewelry

Default Title - €49,95 EUR. Add to cart. These Harp earrings are made from .925 Sterling Silver inset with Connemara Green marble. The silver design is open showing the four strings of the harp and the Celtic interlacing on the sound box of the harp. Irish Connemara Green Marble is a decorative marble, valued for its banded and rippled

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What does natural marble look like?

Connemara marble or "Irish green" is a rare variety of marble found in Connemara, Ireland with a distinct green colour. It is commonly used as a gemstone and for decorations. Due to its colouration, it is commonly associated with the Irish identity.

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Connemara Marble Worry Stone ☘ Totally Irish Gifts made in

Connemara Marble is one of the rarest marbles in the world and is found exclusively in the West of Ireland. Connemara Marble is found only in the Connemara region of the West of Ireland and is over 900 million years old. Read our blog on Connemara Marble. Made in Ireland – wonderful Irish gifts, Connemara Marble. This Irish gift is ideal for:

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Connemara Marble Love Stone ☘ Totally Irish Gifts made in

Connemara Marble is one of the rarest marbles in the world and is found exclusively in the West of Ireland. Connemara Marble is found only in the Connemara region of the West of Ireland and is over 900 million years old. NB: This item is not a toy and is unsuitable for handling by small children. Made in Ireland – wonderful Irish gifts

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Connemara Marble Factory

Connemara Marble Industries Ltd, is Ireland largest manufacturer of Connemara Marble Jewellery and gift items. The jewellery factory and Visitor Centre is located in Moycullen Village 8 miles west of Galway City on the N59. Marble is quarried from the Streamstown Marble Quarry at Lettternoosh, Clifden, Co. Galway and Cregg Marble Quarry, Cregg

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What is Connemara Marble? The History of 'The Irish Gemstone'

Connemara marble was formed from sediment deposited in a shallow primal sea over 600 million years ago. These sediments were transformed by formidable forces generated in the formation of the mountains of the West of Ireland and Scotland over 390 million years ago! The beautiful bands of rich to pale green within the marble

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Healing Properties of Connemara Marble

Feb 13, 2021On a trip to Ireland in the summer of 2019, I was determined to find a piece of Connemara Marble. This stone is touted as the official stone of Ireland and is only harvested on the island. The day I purchased the stone I had a huge spiritual shift

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Connemara Marble

Connemara Marble is a rare form of marble found in the region which is typically green-ish in colour. It is said to be one of the rarest forms of marble in the world due to its limited supply and dates back over 600 million years. The marble itself is formed when limestone is heated under pressure.

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18 Connemara Marble ideas

Mar 17, 2014 - Explore Melissa Gettelman's board Connemara Marble, followed by 145 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about connemara, irish jewelry, marble.

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What gemstone represents Ireland?

The mining of Connemara Marble is one of Ireland's oldest indigenous industries. At Connemara Marble Visitor Centre, the marble is quarried, cut, shaped, and polished. The Joyce family opened the Streamstown marble quarry in Clifden in 1822.

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Connemara Marble

Feb 08, 2017Connemara (Conmhaicne Mara) means "Inlets to the Sea" in Irish Gaelic. These mines are located in the Irish-speaking Gaeltacht, a region Oscar Wilde called a "Savage beauty.". Connemara Marble is a rare form of marble from the region, and it represents the forty shades of green and the landscapes of Ireland

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Connemara Marble Shamrock Pendant

Connemara Marble Shamrock Pendant. $ 80.00. In stock. Found in the West of Ireland it is Ireland's most famous stone. It's green colour symbolises Ireland. Look closely and you will see shades of olive, peridot, jade, emerald and a host of other greens as well as subtle greys, white and yellow.

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CHOICE LARGE CONNEMARA MARBLE SLAB: CLIFDEN, CONNEMARA

Oct 05, 2020Connemara marble is highly sought after and has been cut into flat tiles and used in construction of famous places and in artwork for nearly 200 years. This is beautiful material! CHOICE LARGE CONNEMARA MARBLE SLAB: CLIFDEN, CONNEMARA, CO GALWAY, IRELAND - NR!

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Irish Necklace

This gorgeous design represents Irish heritage through its roots, Strength in its trunk and Growth from its leaves. A Trinity Knot, with its powerful symbolism can also be found intertwined in the tree, to complete this truly stunning look. No two pieces of Connemara marble are exactly alike, which makes this a unique and special gift.

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Marble Factory

Jun 01, 2018In the first site, you can watch the master craftsman cutting and polishing the marble and actually making jewelry. Across the street you have the opportunity to view and purchase from a large selection of marble gifts. In fact, the showroom and shop have the largest display of Connemara Marble jewelry in Ireland.

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Connemara Marble Jewelry

Connemara marble is referred to Ireland's gemstone as it is a very distinctive and rare form of marble that can only be found in Ireland. Estimated to be over 600 million years old, it is the presence of various natural elements in the limestone that gives Connemara marble its rich and beautiful colors.

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Connemara Marble Visitor Centre Quarries

Streamstown Marble Quarry, Letternoosh, Clifden, Co. Galway. This quarry is the oldest and most famous of the Connemara marble quarries, opened commercially in 1822. Stone Age man worked the marble from this deposit 4000 years ago and axes made of Connemara marble are in the collection of the National Museum of Ireland.

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