We present to your attention a real containing fullerene russian elite shungite stone mined in Karelia, Russia. This is the only place on the planet Earth where nuggets of the rarest mineral were born more than 2 billion years ago. This ancient stone of the first type contains unique molecules of fullerenes.
If you were looking for authentic russian elite shungite with worldwide shipping, then you have come to the right place. You are on the website of the Karelian Online store of authentic samples.
Why elite shungite is called Russian?
The deposits of tehe rare mineral are geographically located only in Russia, in the Republic of Karelia. Therefore, experts use the term “shungite” only for Karelian rocks containing carbonaceous matter.
What is russian elite shungite?
The russian elite shungite stone is one of the rarest minerals on Earth. This mineral contains C60 fullerenes in its chemical composition. It is a 98% carbon of unique form that is found nowhere else in nature.
You can find more different pieces in this section of our website.
Why is this mineral so rare?
Currently, the mine of this mineral is completely exhausted. This happened in 1980 at the time when the Soviet Union existed. Now there are only crumbs and very small veins. It is extremely rare to find samples of large size. These samples are really of great value because to find such a sample is a great success.
Each year the mine eroded by melt water, with the result that at any moment the mine could collapse. In addition, every year it becomes more difficult to find the remains of russian elite shungite stone. As a result, this rare mineral may disappear from nature completely in the near future. Currently, republic of Karelia in Russia is the only place on earth where this unique mineral was found.
Only authentic rare specimens in our store.
The original russian elite shungite stone in our store are unique specimen of which is no longer in nature. All these samples has a natural shape and has not been subject to any processing. Each piece had been mined by hand. Please note, some pieces may contain small veins of rust inclusions. These are natural inclusions of the genuine minerals.
The traces of other minerals that have oxidized under the influence of oxygen and water. These rust marks can be removed with a hard brush. Some inclusions go deep into the mineral and are difficult to clean.
This mineral is electrically conductive. It elite freely conducts electric current while the resistance force tends to zero. It has been scientifically proven that this ability, combined with a unique allotropic carbon, makes this stone that protects against electromagnetic radiation.
All of these rare specimens is unique in the world and has no repetitions.
Be careful, because, currently, there are a huge number of fakes. We have been repeatedly told about this by our customers. In addition, in today’s world with modern technology it has become much easier to do. Quite the opposite, each specimen of russian elite shungite stone in our store are provided with a guarantee of authenticity.
We used to send all our goods only by airmail from Russia, the Republic of Karelia.
However, we are currently optimizing our delivery due to the unfavorable situation around Russia. Therefore, we will deliver this rare specimen to you from our transit warehouse in the USA.
You will receive it from us directly from Karelia from the place of extraction. We are not intermediaries and collect each piece personally. Please note that elite shungite can not be cheaper than in the place where it is extracted.
Why shopping on our website is safe
- You get exactly the sample that you see in the photo.
- This is the only mineral on planet Earth in which real c60 and c70 fullerenes were found.
- This shiny silverelly mineral has a unique connection with water.
- We guarantee the authenticity of specimens only from the Shunga deposit in Karelia, Russia.
- We also provide a voluntary geological study of our samples, as well as the chemical composition in this section.