Pair of Russian ammonite slices, Pyritized, 14" d.
Lot 4392
Pair of Russian Ammonite Slices
Sold for US$ 717 inc. premium
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Pair of Russian Ammonite Slices
Speentoniceras
Lower Cretaceous
Volga River, Saratov Region, Russia

Pyritization, mineral replacement by pyrite (known as fool’s gold), imparts an attractive metallic luster to a pair of attractive ammonite halves displaying the dramatic black coloration characteristic of this locality.
Each measures 14in
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