Fulgurite Lightning Sand Glass Tube [1188] Black Hat

Fulgurite Lightning Sand Glass Tube [1188] Black Hat


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This rare fulgurite lightning sand glass tube has a white to light gray body with a "black hat." Only about two in 1,000 fulgurites has such an interesting features. The back has open smooth glass that is easily seen in the images.

Fulgurites are referred to as "fossilized lightning" and were made romantically legendary by the Hollywood movie "Sweet Home, Alabama."

Lightning bolts, when they strike sand or soil and fuse them, are hotter than the temperature of the surface of the Sun. They make remarkable shapes and beautiful glass tubes and shards that are visually appealing. A select few, like this one, are remarkable in shape and color. The colors of this fulgurite range from white to gray to black.

Size: 1 7/8" L X 1/2" W X 1/2" D; Location found: New Zealand

Lore of fulgurite lightning sand promotes: good luck, hope, success, enthusiasm, motivation, insight, inspiration, serendipity, creativity, a renewal of spirits and new beginnings.

Ships with protective case, tag, tag stand, Certificate of Authenticity and information about fulgurite lightning sand. The square 2" beveled square plexiglass base along with mineral tack to secure the fulgurite to its base is also included.

Fulgurites are considered to be among the top 5 most interesting gifts in the world!

Attractive Explorer's Gift wrap and messaging available!

Need a great technical gift for an internet computer or techo geek? Look no further. This special fulgurite would make the perfect gift for that special someone!

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