If you ask yourself a question what is elite noble shungite stone, then you have come to the right place. We present to your attention a real containing fullerene elite noble shungite stone mined in Karelia, Russia. This is the only place on the planet Earth where nuggets of the rarest mineral shungite were born more than 2 billion years ago.
This genuine russian elite shungite stone nugget of the first type contains unique molecules of fullerenes.
What is elite noble shungite?
The shungite elite noble stone from Karelia contains the largest amount of carbon up to 98-99%. This is carbon of a special allotropic form. Only elite shungite stone contains and can form fullerenes.
In fact, scientists and geologists do not call all shungite noble and elite. Because geologists and researchers divide all Karelian shungite into types. After all, different types of shungite were formed on the Karelian Land. In fact, scientists have made many different classifications of shungite. But we use the simplest of them, which divides shungite by the amount of carbon.
You can learn more about different types of shungite in this article.
What is the difference between noble and elite shungite?
This term is elite and noble, in relation to shungite it means the same. Denotes Karelian shungite of the first type with a high carbon content, usually up to 98%. Usually sellers of the mineral shungite of the first type call it so – elite shungite or noble shungite. They can also call shungite as an elite noble shungite.
All these epithets for the word shungite were invented by marketers to highlight this rare shiny mineral with a high carbon content.
Shungite deposits are geographically located only in Russia, in the Republic of Karelia. Therefore, experts use the term “shungite” only for Karelian rocks containing shungite carbonaceous matter.
What is shungite elite noble stone?
The shungite elite noble 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. Learn more about russian elite shungite stone here.
You can find more different pieces of elite shungite stone 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 shungite elite 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. 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 samples of russian elite shungite stone 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. Shungite 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 elite shungite a 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 of Elite shungite. 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, all samples of elite shungite stones 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 large elite shungite rock 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 of the shungite elite noble stone that you see in the photo.
- This is the only mineral on planet Earth in which real c60 and c70 fullerenes were found.
- This elite shungite mineral has a unique connection with water.
- We guarantee the authenticity of elite shungite of the first type 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.