Fine Petrified Wood - Large Slice - Dipterocarpus sp. - 5×60×53 cm

Description
Fine Petrified Wood - Large Slice - Dipterocarpus sp. - 5×60×53 cm
NEOGENE-Miocene, Aquitanian (20.44–23.03 million years) - Indonesia

Wonderful slice of petrified wood, makes a great table top

Petrified Wood is a Fossil of a (piece of) tree that originated because trees fell over and were covered under a layer of soil or sand. Often due to a natural disaster. The colors you see in Petrified Wood depend on the Minerals in the soil or sand. Each mineral creates its own color. The process of '' petrification '' ensures that all characteristics such as knots, bark and annual rings of the wood are preserved. A possibly. decaying process in a distant past can provide for wonderful crystal formation, often in multiple colors.

We send our Petrified Wood very well packed with track and trace. If you win several things at the auction, we can often combine these so that you save on your shipping costs. This is entirely dependent on the total weight. Please contact us for this. Of course, we will pay you back overpaid costs

Lot details
Specimen
Fine Petrified Wood
Object
Large Slice
Scientific name
Dipterocarpus sp.
Origin
Indonesia
Geological Period
NEOGENE-Miocene, Aquitanian (20.44–23.03 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Treatment
Hand-polished
Dimensions
5×60×53 cm
Weight
29 kg
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