Carboniferous plant fossil - Matrix - Mariopteris sp. - 2×11×15 cm

Description
Carboniferous plant fossil - Matrix - Mariopteris sp. - 2×11×15 cm
CARBONIFEROUS (298.9–358.9 million years) - Germany

This beautiful fossil shows a very good quality fossilized carboniferous Mariopteris, with clear nice details and with a good contrast. The stone was found in September 2020 in the region of Saarbrücken, Germany. It was found in splitted rest material that came out of the former Camphausen coal mine. The fossil is between 309-302 million years old.

Lot details
Specimen
Carboniferous plant fossil
Object
Matrix
Scientific name
Mariopteris sp.
Origin
Germany
Geological Period
CARBONIFEROUS (298.9–358.9 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Treatment
Fossil lightly tipped with stone conditioning fluid.
Dimensions
2×11×15 cm
Weight
575 g
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