Description

    EXQUISITE SMALL MULTIPLE CRINOID PLATE WITH EXCEPTIONAL PRESERVATION
    Crinoids (various genera and species)
    Mississippian
    Edwardsville Formation
    Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana

    This little piece has a relatively large number of fossils, and their detail is phenomenal. This Crinoid plate never looks the same twice as there is seemingly always something new to see each time it is viewed. The Crinoid remains in this assemblage are all wonderfully preserved and have been expertly exposed giving this complex 300 million year old fossil the appearance of an abstract piece of artwork. The rock housing these fabulous fossils measures 6.75 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches (17.15 x 15.88 x 3.18 cm).


    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    2nd Sunday
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