2 Large Sand Fulgurites

Object Name: 
2 Large Sand Fulgurites

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Object Name: 
2 Large Sand Fulgurites
Accession Number: 
2009.7.1
Dimensions: 
Overall (a) L: 18.5 cm, W: (max) 6.8 cm; Overall (b): L: 15.8, W: (max): 7.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
collected in 2008
Primary Description: 
Two pieces of a large grey tubular shaped object created from fused Quartz, Si02, which has been fused by the action of lightning striking the Earth and locally melting the sand.
Provenance: 
Mineralogical Research Company, Source
Category: