Each 99.99% pure bismuth crystal is lab grown in the USA by Gemcore Minerals, LLC. If you were to drop a specimen on a hard surface it will likely shatter into several smaller but still desirable pieces. The color layer of bismuth is soluble in various acids.
So, to preserve the color of your crystals, avoid contact with acidic liquids e. As with many mineral specimens bismuth can have sharp edges and should be handled carefully.It should be kept out of reach of young children. Thank you for shopping with us! This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Crystals & Mineral Specimens\Crystals". The seller is "gemcoreminerals" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.