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    Framed Fossil Fish
    Diplomystus sp.
    Eocence Age
    Green River Formation
    Wyoming
    16.93 x 14.57 x 0.98 inches (43.00 x 37.00 x 2.50 cm)


    The renowned Green River Formation arguably produces some of the best fossil fish specimens in the entire world and certainly in the United States. While not rare in a general sense, large examples with multiple fish can make for rather exquisite specimens. This plate features a pair of two big Diplomystus in a perpendicular association, and the well-preserved fossil pair is set into a rustic custom wood frame.

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




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    18th Thursday
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