Selenite Desert Rose Sculptural Tower

$380.00 $580.00

Description

19.5"H x 7"W x 6"D

Large geological rust selenite cluster, on composite base

‘Desert Rose’ selenite crystal Formation desert roses are crystal clusters formed of gypsum barite and sand. It can take nature up to hundreds of thousands of years to form these flower-like sculptures. This desert rose is the orange, like terracota. Can be used as a paper weight or a decorative object.

A large desert rose selenite crystal formation. Selenite, also known as satin spar, desert rose, or gypsum flower are four crystal structure varieties of the mineral gypsum. The specimen originates from the deserts of Mexico. Mounted on a plinth, this interesting formation would make for a decorative piece on display in any home, or perhaps for a collector.

19th century