2 Large Sand Fulgurites

Object Name: 
2 Large Sand Fulgurites

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Object Name: 
2 Large Sand Fulgurites
Accession Number: 
Overall (a) L: 18.5 cm, W: (max) 6.8 cm; Overall (b): L: 15.8, W: (max): 7.8 cm
On Display
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.
Mineralogical Research Company, Source