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INTRODUCTION TO MOLDAVITES . . . . . .

Current research on Moldavites shows that they were formed about 14.7 million years ago. A short history and introduction, with the currently accepted theory of their formation, plus details on their composition, shapes, and surface features, is given here so you can understand what Czechoslovakian Moldavites are, how they are related to Tektites, and what their importance is to collectors and researchers.

1. For information on the history, age, origin, composition, shapes, and surface features of Moldavites, click here.

2. For descriptions, color photos, and prices of natural specimens from Chlum nad Malsi, Czechoslovakia, click here.

3. For descriptions, color photos, and prices of faceted gems from Besednice, Czechoslovakia, click here.

4. For descriptions, color photos, and prices of carved or sculpted pieces from Besednice, Czechoslovakia, click here.
 

    

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