Astronomite?

bec
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bec
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Joined: April 10th, 2012, 12:37 pm

April 10th, 2012, 12:46 pm #1

Hi All, I am new to this site and was wondering if anyone knows the location to fossick for astronomite? I bought a piece in a pendant and would love a piece of rough to cut myself.
thanks
Bec
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Nightjar
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April 10th, 2012, 1:00 pm #2

Welcome to the forum Bec.
Astronomite/Zebra stone is found in the Kimberley region around Kununarra/Lake Argyle.
More info here;

http://zebrastone.com.au/astronomite%20explanation.html

Good luck, although going by your local time you will have to travel a long distance to begin your search.

Peter
Good luck & safe travels
Peter





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