Description

    Translucent "Gem" Dinosaur Bone Cabochon
    Jurassic, Morrison Formation
    Utah, USA

    Often, "gem" Dinosaur Bone, especially the finest pieces, will be cut and polished into cabochon material for use in jewelry making applications. In some cases, individual cabochons are so fine that they are collected "as is." This is probably a perfect testament to that argument. This unique cabochon has a long, rounded triangular shape with a broad edge. It is translucent and plays with light amazingly. The vascular lines and marrow pockets are intricate and feature veins of reds and blues on a smooth "arrowhead" of sorts. This is an exceptional "gem" cabochon in pristine condition.
    Overall Measurements: 49.2 x 29.9 mm.
    Offered at no reserve.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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