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    JURASSIC FISH FROM GERMANY
    Tharsis dubius
    Solnhofen, Bavaria, Germany

    A large slab of tan-colored limestone bears a finely preserved fossil fish from the Jurassic; this specimen from the Solnhofen Formation of Germany is a superlative example of the classic preservation that can be found in the Jurassic limestone. The fish possesses a thick, nearly crystallized, vertebrae column and skull, fins, ribs, and tail are preserved almost three dimensionally. The fish measures 8 ½ x 2 ½ inches on the tan limestone matrix measuring 15 x 14 inches.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2010
    17th Sunday
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