Deposits of moldaites

How Moldavite Deposits Are Named

Every moldavite deposit (location) has its own name and some of the names sound really strange. How do they get their names? There is also a recording with a demonstration of pronunciation recorded by a Czech native speaker.

Sphere - moldavite

Small balls – Photos of two moldavites

Glossy light green small spheres from deposit Parýz. Found in the year 1993. The moldavites weigh 2.8 and 2.9g (14 and 14.5ct). The ball (sphere) shape is full-form type of moldavite shape. Spheres are rare – only about one tenth percent of all moldavites.