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    "WAVE" DOLOMITE
    Mexico
    4.7 x 2.9 x 1.5 inches (11.94 x 7.37 x 3.81 cm)


    Also known as Rolling Hills Dolomite and Desert Sandstorm, this "Wave Dolomite" so aptly named for its obviously unique characteristics is - not surprisingly - both a mineral and a rock. Named after the French mineralogist Deodat de Dolomieu, Dolomite is often associated with the metaphysical property of being good for relieving depression or sorrow. While science may debate that contention, this "bar of soap" is sure to bring pleasure to anyone lucky enough to own it. The patterning on the surface is quite intense.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    23rd-30th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
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