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Fulgurite Lightning Sand Fractal Tiny Tree
This is a beautiful "Tiny Fractal Tree" lightning sand fulgurite from Florida. It has a prominent hole at the top with little branched arms all about.
Most fulgurite lightning sand this small is ever recovered as it is fragile and rarely found. This type is the "rarest of the rare," in fulgurites.
Fulgurite lightning sand is made by a bolt of lightning piercing the sand and as it grounds it way into the earth a hollow, glass-lined tube is formed.
Most fulgurite lightning tubes found are either straight, bent, zig-zag or left. Few have multiple fusions like this one that formed actual "fractal tree" looking natural art.
This is the real stuff talked about in the Hollywood Movie "Sweet Home, Alabama."
Size: 1 1/4" long X 1/2" wide X 1/2" depth, Color white to light gray, prominent features, hole at top and bottom. Grade A+++
Ships with display case, label, Certificate of Authenticity, attractive acrylic 2" beveled display stand with tack (shown), tag and tag stand, and information about fulgurites. Photo cube not included.
Lore of fulgurite lightning sand promotes: Good Luck, Hope, Success, Motivation, Enthusiasm, Insight, Inspiration, Creativity, Serendipity, Good Luck and a Renewal of Spirit.
One of the top 5 most interesting gifts in the world! Makes a great inspiration, good luck or romantic gift. Exceedingly rare specimen.
A gift that will be remember a lifetime!
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