Description

    "Van Gogh" Stone Free-Form
    Hartshorne Sandstone
    Pennsylvanian Age
    Haskell County, Oklahoma, USA
    17.91 x 10.03 x 0.64 inches (45.50 x 25.50 x 1.63 cm)


    This piece of aptly named "Van Gogh" stone was formed as the result of prehistoric micro-organisms forming a stromatolite mat which preserved the ripple marks in the fine-grained beach sand and may have even created its own unique "footprint" among the ripples. This ancient beach sand - now rock - has a durable surface and story to tell. This free-form is highly textural and exhibits earthy coloration.

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


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    22nd-29th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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