Fossil: Coral with glittering crystals - “agatised” - both halves - 17.5 x 11.5 x 7 cm

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Fossil: Coral with glittering crystals - “agatised” - both halves - 17.5 x 11.5 x 7 cm
Tertiary, Pliocene, approx. 3 million years - Withlacoochee River in Florida, USA

Beautiful fossil coral with chalcedony crystals on the inside - cut open

Typically, individual pieces of “agatised” corals are offered.
Only skilled craftsmen can saw the coral so that both halves are preserved.
This makes the here offered fossil something special!

The interior reveals the spectacular Cnidarian growth structures.
Fantastic crystallisation It shimmers in light blue and beige brown tones
The specimen was pebbled by chalcedony. Chalcedony is a variety of the agate

In this auction are both halves of the coral offered together - see photos
The fossils were dug up by divers in the rivers of Florida, USA


Sizes:
17.5 x 11.5 x 4.5 cm and 18 x 9.8 x 3 cm
Total size: 17.5 x 11.5 x 7 cm

Weight: 0.6 kg

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