Large 8 Inch Classic Polished British Lower Lias, Lower Jurassic “Scunthorpe” Ammonite from Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England (SKU A0208):- Eparietites impendens

£1,750.00 Inc. vat

Large 8 Inch Classic Polished British Lower Lias, Lower Jurassic “Scunthorpe” Ammonite from Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England (SKU A0208):- Eparietites impendens

A well preserved, hand polished example of this classic Lower Lias “Scunthorpe” ammonite from this classic British locality. One repair running to the top left of the ammonite (11 o clock to 4 o clock). This can be clearly seen in the accompanying attached photos. Most prepared these days have some kind of repair. Once plentiful but now very rare to see on the open market due no more being found or prepared. These fantastic ammonites where only found in one quarry which is now landfilled. A great investment piece. Comes with a cut base for display and a species/locality label. Found:- The Frodingham Ironstone Formation, Denotatus Subzone, Obtusum Zone, Lower Lias, Lower Jurassic, Conesby Quarry, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, England. Age:- 200 Million Years Old. Size of Ammonite = 8.8 cm (3.5 inches) in diameter. Overall Size = 13.3 cm (5.25 inches) wide by 12.7 cm (5 inches) high

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