4.75" Hackberry Leaf Plate

4.75" Hackberry Leaf Plate

$64.00
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Quick Overview

This Hackberry (Celtis aspera) fossil leaf is detailed with visible veins.
Plate measures: ~ 3" x 4 3/4"
Location: Ft. Union Formation, Glendive, Montana, USA
Genus: Celtis aspera
Time Period: Paleocene Epoch ~ 60 m.y.o.

More Information:

Leaves and other fossil plant specimens are unique in their simplicity and beauty. They give someone a feel of what the land and forests must have looked like during different time periods. For some reason, these type of fossils have a relaxing effect on many people, allowing us to envision a world of simplistic wonder.