SHOW RAFFLE FINISHED MAY 7TH 2019-SEE SHOW PAGE FOR DETAILS
Richmond Gem and Mineral Society
7700 Minoru Gate, Richmond BC V6Y 1R9 604-274-4893
BC Gaming Event License # 112347 Officers of this gaming event license may not participate in the raffle (ie: purchase tickets). Prizes must be taken as described. There is no cash alternative. Winners agree to publication of their names on our Winner's Lists. Winner's Lists will be posted on our website and in our Lapidary Workshop for a period of 6 months after the draw. Website winner's list will be archived after 6 months. www.bcresponsiblegambling.ca
1st Prize-Petrified Wood Decor Item
Large piece of Petrified Wood (species unknown) with an angled polished face to highlight the wood grain. The rest of the piece has been left in it’s raw state. It can stand on it’s own-no other material/stands required. Item measures: 19cm x 10cm x 24cm (7 5/8″ x 3 1/4″ x 9 1/2″)
Petrified Wood Valued at: $150.00
2nd Prize-Nephrite Jade Decor Item
Nephrite Jade, Polished on 5 of the 6 faces. The 6th face has been left raw for interest and texture. A really nice piece for your desk or bookcase.
This piece measures: 10.6 cm x 6.67 cm x 12.7cm (4″ x 2 5/8″ x 5″)
Jade Valued at: $125.00
3rd Prize-Sterling Silver Bracelet
Hand-made by one of our RGMS members.
Intricately intertwined rings of plain and twisted silver, each ring is soldered closed and immaculately finished.
It measures 7 1/2″ long and weighs 7.4 grams
Bracelet Valued at: $80.00
4th Prize-Labradorite Wirewrapped Pendant
Hand-made by one of our RGMS members. This beautifully wirewrapped pendant is made with 14K GF wire. The labradorite mesmerises with it’s changing colors
The pendant measures 30mm x 22mm (1.18″ x .86″)
Labradorite Pendant Valued at: $65.00
5th Prize-Petrified Wood Specimen from Germany
This is unique petrified wood. Formed in Bitterfeld Saxony, Germany and is a new find. The tree that has been petrified was Bald Cypress (Sumpfzypresse Taxodium Distichum) Pine-wood, and is approximately 28 Million years old.
Bald Cypress is a warm swamp dweller. When this tree lived Saxony Germany, it had to have had a climate similar to New Orleans has today. The specimen measures: 40.6 cm x 4.75cm x 5.75cm (16″ x 1 7/8″ x 2 1/4″)
Petrified Wood Specimen Valued at: $38.00
6th Prize: Handmade Glass Pendant
Another example of a RGMS member’ handiwork! Simple and fun with it’s honeybee hues, this glass pendant is ready to spice up your summer wardrobe!
Pendant measures: 1 1/8″ x 1 1/4″ x 1/4″ (2.85cm x 3.18cm x .64cm)
Glass Pendant Valued at: $15.00