Araucaryoxylon arizonicum A5

Distinctive Araucaryoxylon arizonicum
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ITEM CODE: ARIZSLAB5

GENUS/SPECIES NAME: Araucaryoxylon arizonicum

Kingdom Plantae, Class Pinopsida, Family Araucariaceae
(taxonomy currently in question; may represent any of three species)

GEOLOGICAL AGE: Triassic (200-250 million years old)

STRATIGRAPHIC FORMATION: Chinle Formation

LOCATION: Northern Arizona (Holbrook)

DESCRIPTION: This is a very different presentation of Araucaryoxylon, with central and more peripheral delicate chambers of encrusting crystals intermixed with geographic pockets of nutmeg- and mahogany-rich hues. Gray-white and gray-violet tones interspersed by ribbons of silvery sheen further highlight this dramatic specimen, framed by a rich ribbon of brown-red and tan. A most handsome and dynamic piece of natural art!  


SIZE:  22 cm (8.6”) x 21.7 cm (8.5”) x 1.25 cm (0.5”)

ITEM CODE: ARIZSLAB5

PRICE: $420

 

 

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Price: $420.00