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    Description

    Petrified Conifer Bookends
    Araucarioxylon arizonicum
    Triassic
    Chinle Formation
    Arizona, USA
    6.69 x 1.97 x 4.13 inches (17.00 x 5.00 x 10.50 cm)

    Not only is Petrified Wood a highly collectible variety of fossil, but the so called "rainbow" wood from Arizona is some of the most beautiful natural material in the world, especially when cut and polished. This example is also very functional as two pieces have been fashioned into a useful pair of bookends.


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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2020
    2nd Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 184

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