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Tourmaline M2180
14.50 EUR



  Rátka
  Hungary

Added:
july 2012
Last Modified:
july 2012

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Location description

Near Rátka are quarries where they are digging in volcanic sediments from the Tortonian, Miocene (Part of the Neogene period). The volcanic sediments were deposited in a lake. Plant remains were trapped in the sediments. The silica rich water preserved the internal structure odf the wood and plant remains.


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Directions

Rátka is located in the northeast of Hungary, close to the Slowakian border.

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Finds

Petrified wood.

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