4.92 x 4.52 x 1.92 inches (12.5 x 11.5 x 4.9 cm)
This hand-sized polished specimen may look like a simple paperweight at first blush, but this solid piece of Desert Sandstorm is a rare form of the mineral Dolomite. The smooth surfaced is full of intricate and sublime patterning, and the overall color effect is warm and earthy. This Rolling Hills Dolomite example, also known as Wave Dolomite, beckons to be held and appreciated with a closer look. This sample of an uncommon variety of an abundant species looks like a modern art abstract in the shape of South America.
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