Petrified wood Slice - 2×23×28 cm - 2 kg

Petrified wood Slice - 2×23×28 cm - 2 kg
Bogor, Indonesia

Wonderful slab / slice of petrified wood
One side is polished and the other is left natural

Petrified Wood is a mineralised 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.
It is believed that certain gemstones and minerals have beneficial health and spiritual properties. Catawiki cannot guarantee or be held liable for these suggested attributes which have no scientific evidence and cannot be considered a substitute for traditional medical treatment.

Lot details
Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite
Petrified wood
Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite
2×23×28 cm
2 kg
Origin (Region/ City)
Origin (Country)
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