This Gryphea has been fully prepared and has a nautilus shell attached to the main fossil which is a lovely feature. The detail throughout the specimen is fine and would be a good addition for the collector. Approximately 198 million years old.
Fossils which have been damaged or poorly during their lives are sometimes preserved and are known a "pathological" specimens. This belemnite as can be seen in the images, has got a bent tip. The specimen has been beautifully preserved in solid brown calcite and is almost complete. A fantastic addition to any collection. areal good conversation starter piece.
This very high quality specimen has been preserved in solid calcite and lies in a generous piece of Oolithic matrix which has a cut base for display options. Approximately 167 million years old. A nice collector's piece.