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  • Lightning Stone (Fulgurite-Lechatelierite). Lot 24 Un. [LOTE000559]

    Lightning Stone (Fulgurite-Lechatelierite). Lot 24 Un.

    Lightning Stone (Fulgurite) in 6x6 box

    In a 41 x 27 cm tray.

    Origin: Sahara Desert

    Specimen size: 5-8 cm approx.


    A specimen of Fulgurite, produced by a lightning strike on sands with a high silica content. The impact can reach a temperature of 4000°C, becoming vitrified in the sand. 

    It occurs mainly in deserts. In this case, in the Sahara Desert.