Synthetic Opal and Calcite Ammonite Fossil
Lot 2124
Synthetic Opal and Calcite Ammonite Fossil
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Synthetic Opal and Calcite Ammonite Fossil
An object of art, combining natural and man-made materials: this Moroccan ammonite, which has a calcite replacement of its cellular structure, has inlaid sections of synthetic opal filling the sections. The "compartments" in an ammonite, increase in size according to the Fibonacci sequence. Height 5 in

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  1. Claudia Florian, G.J.G
    Specialist - Natural History
    Bonhams
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    7601 W. Sunset Boulevard
    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
    Work +1 323 436 5437
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