Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant
Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant
Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant
Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant
Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant
Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant

Polished Libyan Desert Glass Pendant

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Specifications
Item Code: SP1238
Metric Dimensions: 48 x 19 x 13 mm
Imperial Dimensions: 2” x 3/4” x 1/2”
Weight: 50 Carats (10 grams)

Unique Qualities
A large partially polished arrowhead shaped Libyan Desert Tektite is held in a prong setting and a fixed silver bail. This AAA grade Libyan Tektite weighs 35 carats, has a slightly glossy windswept texture and light golden color. Libyan Desert Glass Tektite is one of only two gem-grade Tektites on the planet. Scientists date its formation to approximately 29 million years ago. It was formed in temperatures above 1600 C. When specimens have been studied, their are unusual high temperature minerals including cristobalite, a rare form of quartz, as well as grains of zirconia. (Chain sold separately)

Libyan Desert Glass Tektite is one of only two gem-grade Tektites on the planet. Libyan Desert Glass has colors like that of its sandy source material of nearly pure silica, ranging from light yellow to deep golden color tones. 

Libyan Desert Tektite embodies the golden rays of the sun.

Libyan Desert Glass Properties