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