The Box of Precious GEMZ

Artwork #1

Illustration: Herckeim

Prints: 2
Blockchain: Ethereum


In partnership with the now defunct GetGems project. One of the earliest ICO.

GetGems was a decentralized social messaging app built on open-source software provided by popular encrypted messenger Telegram. users were able to receive and send BTC and the project native token – GEMZ. GEMZ is a token cretaed on Counterparty, a protocol running on top of BTC blockchain.

GetGems successful crowdfunding, ran by the end of 2014, was one of the first ICO ever.

Artwork history

Created in June 2015, “The Box of Precious GEMZ” is the 3rd tokenized asset ever created!

Originally the art was part of a blockchain card playable in EverdreamSoft’s game Spells of Genesis. The initial NFT was issued on Counterparty – a token layer on top of Bitcoin blockchain. It was released before Ethereum mainnet launch.


Crystal Collection

Crystal Collection is a unique NFT collection of original artwork “prints”, charged with a significant historical value. Crystal Collection was created by EverdreamSoft (EDS) the company behind one of the first blockchain games – Spells of Genesis (SoG) – funded by one of the first ICO back in 2015.

In this collection, EDS retraces some of the most important events and projects from the blockchain history, using original artworks initially created to be part of the first blockchain tradable cards in SoG.

Each artwork is minted in a limited number of “prints” (1 to 15), each numbered print is attached to an NFT. The artworks are minted on different blockchains.

Artwork series and # of prints

Artwork series: Each artwork series has its number. “The Box of Precious GEMZ” is the artwork series #1. Other artworks will be revealed progressively, not necessarily in chronological order (i.e. the artwork #2 will not automatically be sold as the second one, but may be unveiled later).

Print number: Each artwork series contains a limited number of units – “prints”. The prints are numbered, e.g. “print 1/2” designs the print #1, out of the total of 2 units.

Creation date: The creation date is the date of the creation of the artwork – the illustration (also called asset).

Issuance date: The issuance date indicates the date when this print was minted – issued – as an NFT (Orb).

Blockchain symbol: The artworks in Crystal Collection are issued on different blockchains. The symbol indicates the blockchain this particular print was issued on.

Ethereum blockchain


Ethereum is a decentralized, open-source blockchain with smart contract functionality. Ether (ETH) is the native cryptocurrency of the platform. 

Ethereum was proposed in 2013 by programmer Vitalik Buterin. Development was crowdfunded in 2014, and the network went live on 30 July 2015, with an initial supply of 72 million coins.

Ethereum is a very popular chain for NFTs.