Asteroceras On Bronze Plinth

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Asteroceras on Bronze 483mm


An Important British Asteroceras on bronze plinth, the boulder nodule expertly conserved by many hours of preparation. This highly skilled work has produced a unique aesthetically pleasing specimen fossil, one of the England's lost treasures brought back to life from the renowned Jurassic fossil coast. Discovered in the National Trust heritage site, a stretch of over ninety five miles of coastline containing fossil flora and fauna. Curated and designed for your world of interiors, we are proud to offer this signature statement Asteroceras ammonite nodule, read the fuller report below...

Genus: Asteroceras obtusum ammonite.
Origin: Black Ven Marls in Lyme Regis, Dorset, England.
Age: Mesozoic era, early Jurassic, approximately 189 to 196 million years.

Plate measurements.
Height: 43.5 cm
Width: 48 cm
Depth: 4 cm

Base measurements.
Height: 0.8 cm
Width: 48.3 cm
Depth: 15.5 cm

Asteroceras Ammonite measurements.
Diameter: 21.5 cm
Depth: 3.5 cm

Overall height: 44.8 cm

Approximate overall weight: 21.2 Kg