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Colourful Canadian Ammonite

Lot reference 18282439
Colourful Canadian Ammonite

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Natural Fossil Placenticeras meeki From St. Mary River Basin in Alberta, Canada

Offered here is a natural, one-of-a-kind ammolite fossil. This Placenticeras meeki fossil is approximately 17.5cm. in diameter and 4 cm. in width at the widest part. It weighs 842g and has flashes of bright colours on both sides and has excellent shape. It displays primarily burgundies and rich reds but has flashes of oranges, golds and greens when the angle changes. It has quite a lot of colour for a small ammonite from Canada.

This fossil is polished to reveal the colours present as well as the natural shape present in these fossils. Some of the intricate suture lines known from this species can be seen peeking through.

This fossil was collected from the banks of the St. Mary River in southern Alberta, Canada. It is from sediments that are approximately 71 MYA. The formation is the famous Bearpaw formation.

It has been numbered and registered with the province of Alberta and will need a Federal Export Permit from the Government of Canada to leave the Canada. The seller will provide this as well as a Certificate of Authenticity for provenance. The seller warrants the legality of this fossil and the certificate of authenticity will bear this disposition number.

Ammolite and Canadian ammonites are one of the rarest gemstones on Earth. They are found in one small 10 sq. km pocket of southern Alberta, Canada.

The Supplier warrants that they have obtained this lot in a legal manner. Acquired from the Korite Mine in Alberta, Canada. Export Permits issued from the Federal Government of Canada are supplied where needed.

Customs and Duties Charges will be applicable to the buyer.

Ca Korite1  pro

Member since: November 13, 2017

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