136.2g, 2.1"x1.7" Black Fossil Orthoceras Egg Marble Stone Gem @Morocco,B11889
Weight: About 136.2 Grams
Length: About 2.1"
Width/Thickness: About 1.7"
Made in: Morocco
Buyer will receive the exact item as pictured! Display is not included. The display showing in the image is for presentation only! Display not included with the item or price & will not be shipped with the fossil egg!
This egg is carved from dark carboniferous limestone matrix rock enclosing Calcite replaced Orthoceras fossils. Orthoceras, meaning "straight horn", is an extinct Mollusk with a long cone shaped chambered shell. The Orthoceras first appeared in the fossil record around 500 million years ago and went extinct with the dinosaurs around 65 million years ago. Auction includes tripod wood stand as pictured. A great fossil egg for display, collection and study from Morocco.
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