Rainbow Petrified Wood Bookends

$395.00 USD $325.00 USD

  • This is a truly gorgeous and unique decor item. The bookends are made from petrified wood that was formed over 70 million years ago by volcanic ash that covered an ancient forest in Arizona. The wood is replaced by silica that was in the ash. The beautiful red and yellow hues were caused by iron oxides. It is a coniferous evergreen tree of the genus Araucaria, also known as "monkey puzzle tree".
  • Measures 10 inches x 5.65 x 2.3 inches (for each half), weighs 8.5 kilograms.
  • Learn more about this amazing fossil in the petrified wood infopage