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    Petrified Wood Log
    Miocene
    Baten, Indonesia

    This massive "stump" is extremely heavy. This piece literally puts the "petrified" in Petrified Wood. Fortunately, the tradeoff for dealing with its weight is its inherent beauty. The irregular outer rind has a rich, dark brown coloration with an almost "jungle" patterning to it. The top of the piece has a tapered finish as if it is a static flame. This piece is extraordinarily decorative for both its bold colors and artistic shape. The fact that this is a fossil from the Miocene is just icing on the cake. While it is not the easiest of specimens to move about, the looks that it will attract, once it has been displayed, will more than make up for any sore back! This is an accent piece extraordinnaire for any home.
    Overall Measurements: 28.3 x 12.2 x 7.5 inches (72.0 x 31.0 x 19.0 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.


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    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
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