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    Description

    Petrified Wood Slab
    Dadoxylon sp.
    Lower Permian
    Araguaina Petrified forest
    Babaculandia, Maranhao Province, Brazil
    6.10 x 4.72 x 0.30 inches (15.50 x 12.00 x 0.77 cm)


    Yet another example of Petrified Wood that is very unique in its own right, this odd shaped piece looks somewhat like the continent of Australia. From Brazil, not the most common locality for this variety of fossil, this piece exhibits an intense coloration of deep red among olive green, smoky gray and, even, a natural border of salmon pink. This wood is no doubt attractive, but it is also unlike most other pieces.

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    26th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 847

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