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    PETRIFIED WOOD SLAB
    Dicot
    Eocene, Yegua Formation
    Apple Springs Area, Trinity County, Texas
    8.66 x 6.77 x 0.64 inches (22 x 17.2 x 1.63 cm)


    As with most fine specimens of Petrified Wood, it is the preservation of the original organic cellular structure that really makes a piece something special. This slab from Texas has a core at the edging which radiates out from the marginally-located "center" with ring patterns visible across the facing. Polished to a "mirror-like" luster, this slice is a study in light tan, subtle brown and soft black colors. With rind of sharp and crenelated bark remnant, this 8.5 inch (21.59 cm) beauty is a true collectible.




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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2015
    21st Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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