Moldavite, tektite from meteorite impact. Great shape - 7.4 g

Moldavite, tektite from meteorite impact. Great shape - 7.4 g
Crater in Germany, specimen in Czech Republic

Moldavite glasses formed 15 million years ago during the impact of a giant meteorite in present-day Nördlinger Ries. Splatters of rocks that were melted by the impact cooled and most fell in south Bohemia - traversed by Vltava river, in German: Moldau, hence its name. They are a type of tektite and impactite.

The specimen offered in this auction is a wonderfully shaped moldavite that can be enjoyed with light on the back or naturally.

Weight: 7,4 grams.

Certificate of authenticity included.

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Lot details
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
tektite from meteorite impact. Great shape
7.4 g
Origin (Region/ City)
Crater in Germany
Origin (Country)
specimen in Czech Republic
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