Description

    Petrified Wood Slab
    Oak
    Miocene
    Painted Gorge Basalt Formation
    Swartz Canyon, Crook County, Oregon
    6.30 x 5.47 x 0.25 inches (16.00 x 13.90 x 0.63 cm)


    This relatively "young" piece of Petrified Wood, at least geologically, only dating to the Miocene Epoch, is from Swartz Canyon in Oregon. The acorn-shaped thin slab has a ringed pattern radiating out from an off-centered core. Light and dark shades of brown dominate the intricate piece which is highlighted by a swath of red. The uniquely shaped example is partially bordered by whites, culminating in a broad patch.

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


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2016
    7th-14th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
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