1.7" Polished Fossil Turritella Agate Cabochon - Wyoming
This is a gorgeous cabochon made from agatized gastropod (snail) fossils (Turritella Agate) from Wyoming. These fossils are Eocene in age or approximately 1.75-50 million years old. While they are commonly referred to as Turritella, these ones are technically of the species Elimia tenera. Elimia is a genus of freshwater snail while Turritella lived in salt water. This specimen was cut and polished to glossy sheen, ensuring a stunning visual experience.