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orthoceras

$100.00

  

GAL800b  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE  

This appealing Orthoceras Plaque from Morocco is just beautiful.  The stunning plaque has a gorgeous array of a mix of Orthoceras and Geisonoceras fossils carved out of the brown matrix.  The Geisonoceras range in size from 3 3/8" almost 4 1/4" in diameter and the large Orthoceras is to nearly 12 1/2" long x 1 1/2 wide. The impressive plaque measures approximately 14" tall x almost 10" wide x approximately 2 1/4" thick.  It has an irregular shaped adding to the unique character.  The large Orthoceras Plaque weighs over 12 1/4 pounds and makes an excellent display item.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

fossil

$200.00

 

GAL801c  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE  

This large and very nice Orthoceras Plaque is just plain grand.  The plaque from Morocco has nearly 35 Orthoceras fossils of various sizes exposed from the matrix. They range in size from 5" to 10" long with a nice polish to bring out the fossil details.  The Orthoceras Plaque measures nearly 21 3/4" tall x over 20" at its widest x 2 3/4" thick and weighs over 26 3/4 pounds.  A wonderful plaque for your collection.
 

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

 

orthoceras

$350.00

 

GAL802c  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE     

This beautiful Orthoceras Plaque is a dazzling piece. The awesome plaque has 19 Orthoceras fossils exposed from the matrix and polished to to bring out the fossil detail.  The Orthoceras fossils vary in length from 5" to 23" for the giant one just to the right of center.  The marvelous piece measures approximately 24" tall x 15 1/4 " wide x 2 1/2" thick and weighs nearly 34 pounds. A majestic Orthoceras Plaque that makes an excellent display item.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

orthoceras

$110.00

 

GAL803b  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE

This very nice Orthoceras Plaque from Morocco is an excellent display piece. This awesome plaque has a Orthoceras fossil and 4 Geisonoceras fossils that have been cut, carved and polished from Fossil Rock material to expose the very unique details.  The long slender Orthoceras measures nearly 12" long x almost 1 1/4" wide.  The Geisonoceras fossils vary in diameter from nearly 2 1/4" to 3 3/8" .  The large plaque measures almost 16" tall x 11 1/4" wide x over 1" thick and weighs approximately 9 1/4 pounds.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

 

orthoceras

$200.00

 

 

 

GAL804b  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE

 This terrific Orthoceras Plaque is an eye catching piece. The large plaque has some 25 Orthoceras fossils that have been cut, carved and polished from Fossil Rock material to expose the very unique fossils. They vary in size from 5" to 8" in length. The fascinating piece measures almost 30" tall x 21" wide x 3" thick. It has an irregular shape adding to the unique character and weighs approximately 44 1/2 pounds. A nice Orthoceras Plaque that makes an excellent display item.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

 

orthoceras

$80.00

 

 

GAL805b  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE

 This beautiful smaller Orthoceras Plaque is a stunning piece. The plaque from Morocco has 11 Orthoceras fossils that have been cut, carved and polished from Fossil Rock material to expose the very unique fossils. They vary in size from over 5" to over 11" in length. The interesting piece measures 8 3/4" tall x nearly 16 1/2" wide x  1 5/8" thick. It has an irregular shape adding to the unique character and weighs over 10 1/2 pounds.  A very nice Orthoceras Plaque that makes an excellent display item.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

 

fossil

$225.00

 

 

GAL806c  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE

 This is a very nice Orthoceras Standing Plaque from Morocco.  The large plaque has a beautiful array of both Orthoceras and Geisonoceras fossils that have been cut, carved and polished from Fossil Rock material to expose them.  They vary in size from 3 3/4" in diameter to 13 1/2" long.  This interesting plaque measures approximately 14 3/4" tall x 17 3/4" wide x over 7".  It has an unique shape adding to the unmatched character and weighs nearly 32 3/4 pounds.  A very nice Orthoceras Plaque that makes an excellent display item.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

 

orthoceras

$185.00

 

 

GAL807b  ORTHOCERAS PLAQUE

 This is a very nice Orthoceras Standing Plaque from Morocco.  The awesome plaque has a wonderful array of fossils that have been cut, carved and polished from Fossil Rock material to expose them.  They vary in size from nearly 3 1/8" wide to 9 1/2" long.  This impressive plaque measures approximately 16 1/2 tall x 10 3/4" wide x 4 3/4".  It has an unique shape adding to the unmatched character and weighs nearly 13 1/2 pounds. A very nice Orthoceras Standing Plaque that makes an interesting display item.

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Orthoceras is a genus of extinct Nautiloid Cephalopod.  These fossils are common and have a global distribution which occur in any marine rock, especially Limestone.  These are slender, elongated shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted and a sub-central orthochoanitic siphuncle.  The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae or fine lines/ridges.

 

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