Pyritized Lytoceras Ammonites - 27" Matrix

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  • These spectacular pyritized Lytoceras ammonites comes from the famous Holzmaden Shale in southern Germany. It dates to the Jurassic Period - about 200 million years ago. Over millennia, the shell compressed, forming a very unique presentation. 
  • An incredible decorator piece - the golden ammonite specimen contrasts gorgeously from the black shale slab background.
  • Black metal stand included 
  • Can be displayed well in several orientations. 
  • Weighs 50 Lb. Matrix measures 27"W x 25"H x 1"D.
  • The larger ammonite specimen is 11.5"W. 
  • Find out fascinating information about ammonites.
  • Learn about pyritized fossils.

Image: Nobu Tamura ( - Own work