Beautiful 9.7" Choffaticeras Ammonite - Half

 
 
This is an massive example of a rarely seen ammonite from Madagascar. It is of the genus Choffaticeras, 9.7 inches wide, quite thick and the half weighs over 3 lbs. Ammonites of this genus are often referred to as Margarite or "Daisy" flower ammonites. It has been cut in half and polished to reveal the amazing inner detail. Many of the chambers have been preserved as deep, spectacular CRYSTAL LINED pockets. This is an extremely impressive ammonite specimen.

This listing includes one polished half of the ammonite plus the display stand.

DETAILS
SPECIES
Choffaticeras sp.
LOCATION
Ambatolafia, Mahajanga Province, Madagascar
SIZE
9.7" Wide, Over 3 lbs
ITEM
#7576
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