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Click to enlarge   Name Cotham Marble (Polished Algae)
  ref SP1415
  This lovely shaped piece of Cotham marble or sometimes called Picture Stone, has been ground gem smooth and a professional polish applied to reveal beautiful colours and detail throughout. Approximately 215 million years old, this form of blue/green algae used to live on the bed of a sunlit, tropical sea. A unique piece.
  Stage
  horizon
  Size Size of specimen 192mm x 53mm
  location Taunton, Somerset, UK
 
  price £ 16.95
   
 
Click to enlarge   Name Cotham Marble (Polished Algae)
  ref SP1414
  A wonderfully preserved, highly polished piece of Cotham marble which has been professionally worked upon to get to this stage. The dendrites/tree structures are the remains of blue/green alagae that grew on the bed of a warm, shallow, sunlit sea some 215 million years ago. A fantastic large specimen with a natural base for upright display.
  Age Triassic, Rhaetic
  Size Size of specimen 173mm x 125mm
  location Taunton, Dorset, UK
 
  price £ 27.95
   
 
Click to enlarge   Name Cotham Marble (Polished Algae)
  ref SP1413
  This large piece has been ground gem smooth and a professional polish applied to reveal the algae's tree like structure in amazing detail and colours. It is a type of bio-thermal calcareous mudstone that has an algal stromatolitic component. The dendrites/tree structures are the remains of blue/green algae that grew on the floor of a warm sunlit shallow, tropical sea some 215 million years ago. A wonderful and large specimen.
  Age Triassic, Rhaetic
  Size Size of specimen 270mm x 120mm
  location Taunton, Somerset
 
  price £ 29.95
   
 
Click to enlarge   Name Epithyris oxonica (Lovely specimen)
  ref SP1489
  A beautiful example of this uncommon brachiopod shell which is complete and has been preserved in solid calcite. It was discovered in 1971 and has remained in the same collection ever since. A really nice addition for the collector.
  Age Jurassic, Great Oolite Series, White Limestone
  Size Size of specimen 44mm x 41mm
  location Wood Eaton, Oxfordshire, UK
 
  price £ 17.50
   
 
 
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