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Spheres and spheroids.

Just arrived, a large Lapis Sphere, an Emerald sphere, a Ruby sphere, and a wonderful round dinosaur egg.
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This Lapis sphere from Afghaistan measures approximately 18 inches in diameter (45.7 centemeters) and weighs 325 lbs. (147.7 KG)


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The Emerald sphere is from the Scoto Canaiba Mine in Sa Paulo Brazil. It weighs 6,105.5 carats (1,221.1 gm.), and is approximately 3 3/4" (95.25mm) in diameter.






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The Ruby sphere is from Mysore, India, weighs 5,502.5 carats (1,100.5 gm.), and is approximately 3 1/4" (82.5 mm) in diameter.


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The Dinosaur Egg is from Balasinor, India; the Lameta Formation, near Kheda, Gujarat. Is 18cm (7") in diameter. It has a full appraisal, from The Stone Co., Inc. as a Titanosaur Sauropod egg, of the Upper Cretaceous period.



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