Ammonite Pair on Bronze
Exceptional quality Cleoniceras ammonite cut into two parts on surmounted bronze base to a museum standard exhibit. Post conservation and preparation now revealing the wonders of mineralisation of the localised fossil quartz and Jaspers contained within the earth in Madagascar. Read the full description below...
Genus: Cleoniceras ammonite, Hoplitidae.
Age: Albian stage, 100 to 113 m.y.a.
Period: Cretaceous period, 135 to 65 m.y.a.
Origin: N.E. Madagascar. E.Africa, South Indian Ocean
Overall mean measurements.
Height: 24.1 cm
Width: 18.3 cm
Depth: 6.5 cm
Approximate total weight: 2,040 Kg