• palygorskite - English pilolite

    Palygorskite – Natural, Specimen, Orange

    "Palygorskite Var. Pilolite," Seaton, Devon, England, specimen found prior to 1850. In the 19th century, mineralogists used the term pilolite to describe so-called "vegetable asbestos." © Rob Lavinsky, www.iRocks.com. Used with permission.

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    Natural or man madeNatural
    OriginUnited Kingdom
    Origin detailsSeaton, Devon, England
    Gem StateSpecimen