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Pyritized Ammonite Fossil from near Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia

 
Pyritized Ammonite Fossil from near Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia

Pyritized Ammonite Fossil from near Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 1062
Mineral:Pyritized Ammonite Fossil
Locality:near Moscow, Central Federal District, Russia
Description:Fossilized ammonite, replaced by pyrite, sliced in half and polished to reveal interior chambers completely replicated in pyrite. Outer surface has remnants of original mother of pearl.
Overall Size:5x4x1 cm
Crystals:1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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