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    Fossil Leaf
    Beringiaphyllum cupanoides
    Paleocene
    Fort Union Formation
    Glendive, Montana
    7.28 x 5.90 x 1.53 inches (18.50 x 15.00 x 3.90 cm)


    There is sometimes a natural elegance to a singular fossil preserved nicely on a rock. In this case, a really well-preserved fossil leaf has been artistically captured on this basically square piece of gray matrix. The reddish-brown leaf is virtually complete and is ideally naturally framed in its host rock. The edges have a geometrically jagged pattern, and the fossil leaf has been outlined to highlight its place of honor in rock.

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    5th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 16
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 476

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