Helix in lussatite (ref : A32-09)


Beautiful and rare Helix Ramondi land snail group epigenised in blue lussatite opal-CT variety. In photo in the special issue of Le Règne Minéral french review p.77. One of the most aesthetic specimen discovered.  Really rare transformation described by Lacroix and Lecoq in the mid 19th century. Specimen prepared by us, the fossils are in their original position and have been consolidated. Fluorescent under UV light. Exceptional item, only for the best collectors.

Size : 9,7 x 9,4 x 2,8 cm
Provenance : Dallet, Puy-de-Dôme (63), France

Added : 12/2017

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