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    Ammonite Imprint Fossil
    Harpoceras falcifer
    Lower Jurassic
    Holzmaden Shale
    Bavaria, Germany
    4.24 x 3.74 x 0.33 inches (10.78 x 9.51 x 0.84 cm)


    This nice imprint fossil of an Ammonite from the famous Holzmaden Shale of Germany consists of a well detailed golden ribbed shell on an oily black shale matrix. This fossil is small, with the Ammonite being a mere 1.5 inch (3.8 cm) across, but the quality makes up for its diminutive size. This Jurassic paperweight is quite old geologically, but it has a contemporary look which makes it an ideal decorative accent piece.

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2016
    7th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 16
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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