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This auction is open for bidding from:
May. 7, 2021
8:00.00 AM
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May. 13, 2021
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May. 12, 2021
7:52.49 PM

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Copal with Insect Inclusions

 
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Specimen Code Number: K482
Size: Miniature
7 x 0.8 x 0.7 cm
Location: Nosy Varika
Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region
Madagascar
Description: Fossilized tree sap containing inclusions of well preserved insects. There are all kinds of bugs in here including small flying insects, wood boring insects, and a well preserved wasp 8mm long, plus all kinds of legs and other partial creatures. Copal is similar to amber, but younger in age. This copal is from the tree species Hymenaea verrucosa and believed to be from the Quaternary Period. Polished on all sides, what's not to like about prehistoric bugs in Copal?
 
Contact Dealer: Mike Keim
Dealer Rating:  9.2 / 10.0  - Rate this Dealer
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Dealer Website: www.marinmineral.com
 
 
SOLD for: $17.00
 



CURRENT BID TIME DATE BIDDER
$17.00 12:45.48 AM May. 6, 2021 Elyite
$16.00 12:45.47 AM May. 6, 2021 dinoman
$5.00 1:24.22 PM May. 3, 2021 Elyite