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1.4" Kainops Trilobite - Black Cat Mountain, Oklahoma
Please note: While we typically ship out material within 2 business days there will be a delay of approximately 2-3 days before we can ship this specimen. It's part of a lot of material currently in transit back to our primary shipping warehouse.
This is a caramel colored, 1.4" long Kainops raymondi from the famous Black Cat Mountain quarry near Clarita, Oklahoma. It has been prepared under microscope using air abrasives to reveal the beautiful shell preservation.
The Black Cat Mountain Quarry produces a limited number of arguably the most beautiful trilobites in the United States each year. Each specimen is meticulously prepared by Bob Carroll under microscope to expose the smallest details. This is a very time consuming process taking many hours but yields spectacular results.