Moldavite-Tektite, Czech Republic-Besednik / Found: 1787 / Nickle size / approximately 3 gram
Moldavite is the only tektites in the world to be recognized as a gemstone
Moldavite is a member of the Tektite group of natural glasses formed from interplanetary collisions.
Moldavite (Czech: Vltavín) is an olive-green or dull greenish vitreous substance possibly formed by a meteorite impact in southern Germany (Nördlinger Ries), which would make it one kind of tektite.
Stones vary slightly in shape and color saturation due to the natural state in which they were formed. Our moldavite comes from a very trusted source in the Czech Republic, authenticity is of importance to us.