Araripelepidotes on Jasper
Lot 2206W
Armored Fish on Jasper
US$ 4,500 - 5,500
£2,700 - 3,200
Lot Details
Armored Fish on Jasper
Araripelepidotes sp.
Cretaceous
Araripe Basin, Santana Formation, Brazil

This armored fish specimen from the famous Santana Formation is beautifully mounted on jasper, making it a highly decorative and interesting display piece. Prepared free of matrix, the beautifully preserved jagged scales provide stunning contrast to the smoothly polished stone base, while the warm tones of the fossil blend with the golden brown colors in the jasper.
Measures 17 x 15 x 5in. specimen measures 17in
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