Description

    Petrified Wood Slab
    Dicot
    Miocene
    Huntsville Highschool, Fleming Formation
    Walker County, Texas
    8.27 x 7.68 x 0.67 inches (21.00 x 19.50 x 1.69 cm)


    No longer part of the modern-day flora of the State of Texas, the Dicot was a "broad leaf" tree. This slice of Petrified Wood from that ancient tree has a mix of earthy tone colors on its polished surface. There is a visible crack that runs through the piece which has been nicely repaired. The slab looks a bit like a bird with a clear beak, eye and plume when viewed from a certain angle. This Texas fossil is certainly unique and cool.

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


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    July, 2016
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