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FOSSIL GASTROPOD - 45 million years old - France

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FOSSIL GASTROPOD

45 million years old


Damery, near Epernay, France
 
A nice example of a beautifully preserved fossil gastropod. It displays well. 
 
During the Eocene period the part of France known as the Paris Basin was submerged beneath a warm, subtropical sea containing sharks and many types of shellfish.  On the eastern edge of this basin is Epernay, in the Champagne region, where these creatures have been preserved in a sandy marl.
 
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Size: 9 x 7 x 4 centimetres
Weight: 198 grams

PRICE: £20.00