Description

    Orthoceras Sink
    Orthoceras sp.
    Devonian
    Atlas Mountains, Morocco
    22.83 x 18.11 x 3.54 inches (58.00 x 46.00 x 9.00 cm)


    Marbleized material from Morocco can make for some actually quite attractive pieces which can be cut and polished into functional designs. This example is an actual sink - complete with a 4 cm in diameter hole for the faucet. The basin is a beautiful black color with numerous contrasting white Orthoceras fossils throughout. This large piece is obviously unique, but both form and function combine here into something special.

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


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    11th-18th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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