Our virtual Shop tour! (opens in a new window)
As of 5pm tonight Our shop in Glastonbury will be closed till Tuesday the 18th for holiday. When we return I wonder what new treasures will be with me, after visiting the Bakewell mineral show this coming weekend, and then having a relaxing break working on the house.
Any web orders will be sent out once we return,This is so we can visit one of the best Mineral shows in the country at Bakewell in Derbyshire. http://www.rockexchange.org.uk/
We have a vast amount of friends that attend from all over the country, It`s a great social gathering of fellow enthusiastic mineral collectors and some amazing specimens can be found, then when we return we will carrying on work with the house, the 17th sees the delivery and installation of my new workshops,
Once we return the Shop opening hours will be changed slightly.
There a lot new items now being found places in the shop, Far too many to photograph at the moment in this heat, and with a house full of building dust where walls are being stripped and channels being cut for electrics, But when in shop and on display i will post some new updated photos,
New items now in the shop also on my website A few mystic merlinite spheres, Blue kyanite specimens, Tanzanite necklaces,New spirit quartz that has been zapped with platinum giving amazing rainbow sparkles, a good marked Malachite egg, Ametrine points, Quartz, Rose quartz & Amethyst point pendants. Also a selection of old time Botswana Agates that have been cut and polished as halfs and pairs, these were cut & polished last century in the 1970`s to 1980`s. Also Larger sized spiral cages. More will be added over the next few days,
We have more of our popular Blue Celestite from Madagascar, Rainbow sheen eggs from Mexico that iIhad buried in my stock room, many years ago, so nice strong colours, a number of new carvings of Dragons, Moon gazing hares, Owls, Bears & a couple of cats. there are some lush star Rose quartz spheres, with 4 and 6 ray stars. Selenite spheres, Some more of our local Mendip potato stones, English Fluorite from the north of England that under a black light looks lush, a few more Blue John specimens and a number of other interesting minerals and worked stones. I will be hoping to try and get some of these new items on my website soon. lots of real treasures, we have polished window Fire Agates, gemmy colour change Tugtupite cabouchons. This mineral is from Greenland and it changes a lush shade of red under shortwave uv lighting, each piece comes with a picture showing this great change, Our local Potatostones "Dulcote Agate" set in silver as pendants also finishing sorting out earrings as well. More collections sorted and on display in the shop.
Amongst other minerals that have joined or vast selection of stock are: Herkimer diamonds, Garnet spheres, nice deep colour Amethyst display pieces, Ruby crystals in matrix, Clean clear Quartz beds, Gemstone eggs, Polished freeform Local Potato stones by me, English Hematite & Specular haematite specimens, Weardale fluorite specimens that look great in natural light, but are stunning under Black light.
Possibly the largest independent Stockist of fine Carvings, Mineral specimens, Crystals,Spheres and many polished stones ,
We have the worlds largest range of carved Semi precious Moon Gazing Hares
We have the famous Stonehenge Bluestone as Spheres, Eggs, Wands, Also our own unique range of hand made by me jewellery, that you will only find in my shop.
The Crystal Man is one of the best-kept secrets in Glastonbury. in the Heart of Avalon It is a haven for mineral collectors and new-age enthusiasts alike, and can be found in Northload Street on the edge of the main shopping area in town.
The shop contains a huge variety of minerals and crystals, in a variety of forms from the raw state to Stone eggs, Crystal spheres, points,carvings and tumblestones. In addition, there is a wide selection of top quality detailed carvings and jewellery to choose from, with many items being hand-created by Mike Jackson, the proprietor of the shop.
Mike, a keen collector from a very early age, also offers a range of fossils, eggs, craft and is only too happy to share his vast knowledge of the mineral world with anyone who enters the shop.
This website exists to bring The Crystal Man to the world outside Glastonbury. Here you will find a cross-section of the huge range of specimens Mike has gathered. Please take your time to browse the various sections of the site, and should you find something that takes your fancy, you can purchase it in the knowledge that we use a safe and secure shopping cart system that will protect your personal data to the highest level, If you wish to see inside our shop then click on the shop picture to the left of this and sit back and enjoy.
Oh, and if you have any questions at all, please do not hesitate to ask. Mike and his team will do their best to answer any queries, which you can raise either by telephone, by mail, or via the form on the Contact page.