This rock and crystal dig playset is a great way to help your children learn how rocks and minerals are formed. Excavate and identify gemstones and minerals, test for hardness and streak whilst having fun with an archaeological dig.
~ 5 different Australian rocks/crystal varieties set inside a solid 'rock'.
~ Wooden hammer (approx. 20cm long) and
~ a Chisel to dig out your treasures.
~ Information cards to learn about each stone.
Current kits include any five of the following: quartz crystal, epidote, mica schist, bornite, unakite, petrified wood, agate, opal, zircon, malachite, marble. Partly polished for a balance between an authentic natural dig and prettiness!
• Handmade in Australia with ALL Australian materials.
•Tools are made from poplar or plum fruit tree woods (sustainably sourced from fallen branches); the handle of the Hammer is Tasmanian oak and has a lavender beeswax polish.
•The 'Rock' is made from sand, soil and plaster. Wrapped in paper and string.
Can post worldwide, with no quarantine restrictions.
Recommended for ages 6+ depending on ability and supervision. Occasionally rocks may have a sharp edges. We recommend wearing eye safety protection whilst digging.
1 April 2020
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7 April 2020
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All orders will be posted when postal services resume. We highly recommend upgrading your postage costs if available.
3-5 business days
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
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Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery
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