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    Trilobites

    Psychopygye Trilobite
    Psychopygye sp.
    Upper Devonian
    Morocco

    This specimen of Psychopyge Trilobite is cut out of a stippled matrix with its posterior spines resting on a smooth section of matrix. The curved fossil is positioned in an upturned manner with its protuberance at a rising angle on a tiny ramp of rock. Its two major "genal" spines are connected to the piece at the front and the back but free of the stone in the middle. The black creature exhibits nice definition across its full body, although there appears to be typical restoration to the promontory and larger spines of this fossil.
    Overall Measurements: 5.83 x 5.52 x 2.36 inches (14.82 x 14.03 x 6.00 cm)

    Provenance: Central Coast Collection

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


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2018
    18th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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