Classic British Fossils “Poundstone” Sea Urchin (Echinoid) from Middle Jurassic of Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England (SKU OF0439):- Clypeus plotti

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Classic British Fossils “Poundstone” Sea Urchin (Echinoid) from Middle Jurassic of Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England (SKU OF0439):- Clypeus plotti

A stunning fully matrix free example of this classic British fossil. These fossils were used up until the 18th century as weights to weigh butter. They are affectionately called “Poundstones” due to this. Comes with a plastic display stand and with a species/locality label. Found:- The Clypeus Grits, The Inferior Oolite, Bajocian, Middle Jurassic, Stow on the Wold, Nr. Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England. Age:- 160 Million Years Old. Size of Echinoid = 8.8 cm (3.5 inches) in diameter.

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