5.9" Polished Kona Dolomite Slab - Michigan

This is a gorgeous, 5.9" wide jasper sphere of Kona dolomite that was collected from the Kona Hills of Michigan. The sphere has a mixture of creamy dolomite hues and deep-red and maroon coloration.

The polish work on this sphere is excellent and it's accompanied by the pictured display stand.

Kona dolomite comes from the Kona Hills in Marquette County, Michigan. It is believed that cyanobacteria colonies are responsible for these deposits which are roughly 2.1 billion years old (precambrian). This material can be found in a wide variety of shades including brown, grey, black, orange, peach, pink, red and yellow, often in mottled, laced and banded patterns.

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DETAILS
SPECIES
Dolomite
LOCATION
Kona Hills, Marquette County, Michigan
SIZE
5.9 x 4.6", .6" thick
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#197994