DescriptionAmber with Inclusions
1.21 x 0.96 x 0.47 inches (3.08 x 2.43 x 1.20 cm)
Nobody likes termites, but one trapped in fossilized Amber is no longer a threat to anyone. This dollop of the pale yellow fossil tree resin showcases a relatively sizable termite smack dab in the middle. This is a nice sized polished specimen with a fairly recognizable, but still quite interesting, fossil inclusion. As an added bonus, this piece comes with a small close up photo of the ancient insect. This is simply very cool.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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