Desert rose is the colloquial name given to rose-like formations of crystal clusters of gypsum or baryte which include abundant sand grains. The 'petals' are crystals flattened on the c crystallographic axis, fanning open in radiating flattened crystal clusters.

 

DIMENSIONS

9 × 9.6 × 7.2 cm
Cabinet Specimen 

 

Namib Dessert, Namibia

Sand Rose

SKU: COR0385
€65.00Price