Libyan Desert Glass (LDG)
Desert Glass is formed under extreme pressure and intense heat, when a meteorite hits the earth. Libyan Desert Glass (LDG) is a tektite/impactite found in Egypt. It is also called the Great Sand Sea Glass. Age is dated to between 26-29 Miliion years old and is almost 98% wt Pure Silica. Each piece is a beautiful lime green colour, opaque and slightly weathered.
All come boxed and labelled. Smaller pieces will be available from time to time also. Please also see the INDOCHINITE tektites at the bottom of this page for a good contrasting material.
Size of display box: 6.0cm x 4.0cm. You get the one pictured. If you want exact sizes please let us know and we'll get right back.