Halite Cubes Encrusting Rock
Halite Cubes Encrusting Rock from Ein Bokek, Dead Sea, Israel
Collection Hershel Friedman
Description A remarkable specimen of cubic-crystallized halite completely surrounding a rock. The rock is rounded and waterworn, and the Halite crystallized over the specimen as the dead sea is slowly evaporating. Collected from the Ein Bokek area near the southern end of the Dead Sea.
Locality Ein Bokek, Dead Sea, Israel
Dimensions 7 x 5 x 4 cm.
Specimen Grade C
Photograph © Hershel Friedman - All Rights Reserved.

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