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Fulgurite Lightning Sand "Black Hat"
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 is partially open and has smooth glass that is easily seen.
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: 2" L X 3/4" W X 5/8" D; Location found: Florida
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 display 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!
This fulgurite makes a great technical gift to internet computer geeks, but can also serve as a great inspirational and romantic gift.
Attractive Explorer's Gift wrap or Christmas gift wrap with messaging available.
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