Extraordinary Fossil on Matrix - Nautilus Cenoceras - 140×138×90 mm

Description
Extraordinary Fossil on Matrix - Nautilus Cenoceras - 140×138×90 mm
JURASSIC -Lower Jurassic, Toarcian (174.1–182.7 million years) - France

Fantastic Nautilus of the species Cenoceras from Lyon, France.
Nautilus specimens from these deposits are highly appreciated by collectors because they are considered to be of remarkable quality.
The Cenoceras is quite rare and dates back to the Jurassic period, namely the Toarcian (183-174 million years).
In addition to the characteristic rugged surface, this specimen is characterized also by a professional preparation, where the matrix has been expertly preserved to obtain a natural pedestal in order to exhibit the fossil in a prestigious collection.

Dimensions: 140 x 138 x 90 mm
Weight: 1670 g

Lot details
Object
Extraordinary Fossil on Matrix
Scientific name
Nautilus Cenoceras
Origin
France
Geological Period
JURASSIC -Lower Jurassic, Toarcian (174.1–182.7 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
140×138×90 mm
Weight
1670 g
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