Araucaria mirabilis

SKU
X302
Out of stock
$725.00
Overview

A TOP QUALITY, LARGE rare Araucaria mirabilis pine cone specimen attached to a stem section from Argentina. A March Fossil fo the Month. These Jurassic pine cones are exquisite and known for their high quality and extreme preservation. This cone is large and shows great exterior detail and a small stem (rare). The Araucaria cone has typical inflation. This is the last of the whole pine cones that I had in stock since exports have stopped for more than 10 years!  Authenticity guaranteed. A fantastic display dislay piece. Stand included.

X302     Size: 2-3/4" x 2-1/8"  ;  Stem 3" x 1-5/8"

Note - Adding 26 new pine cone specimens in March 2022.      Link to Pine Cone fossils.

The Argentine pine cones are well know for their high quality and exceptional preservation. Araucaria cone size varies from small to extra large. Some cones nclude a good stem - rare. These cones are cleaned to show the full detail of the pine cone exterior. Excellent detail has been preserved. Specimens typically exhibit round shape (inflated), but most are slightly compressed. They make incredible pine cone specimens!

Name: Araucaria mirabilis

Age: Jurassic (210 mya)

Location: Patagonia, Argentina