Finely Detailed Fossil Fish Pair – Green River Formation 48 Million Years – With StandFossil & Stone Indoor Decor
Superbly Detailed 18 inch Layer Green River Formation Fossil Fish Pair With Hand Made Brass Display Stand.
The white end protectors on the stand will remove easily if you prefer to display the fossil without them.
This particular specimen is beautifully detailed and well preserved finely. No enhancement or painting in. The fish are from the famous Green River Formation. This is a geological formation in a large area, including three separate basins: Colorado, Wyoming and Utah.
The Green River formation covers around 25,000 square miles, containing groups of sedimentary rock. The Eocene was sub-tropical in temperature, but specific conditions , leading to some incredible preservation, has given us an abundance of information about the Eocene Epoch, during the Cenozoic. Numerous well preserved fish have been found , as well as other more rare elements of the aquatic system, including plants, insects, arthropods, mollusks, amphibians and much more.
Age: 48 Million Years Old
Provenance: Green River Formation, Wyoming, USA
Size: 19.5 x 13 cm x 1 cm. Weight: 478 gms
Condition: The fish are very nicely preserved with fine detail. A lovely collectors specimen.
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