Up for purchase is this FANTASTIC fossil specimen in genuine Dominican amber. Deep from the mines of the Dominican Republic comes this lovely huge piece containing a massive SWARM of over 82 Ambrosia Beetles, along with the wood plugs they exude while tunneling. They were once inhabitants of the now extinct Hymenaea protera tree. PERFECT for backlit shelf display. Piece has natural flowlines/seams which are typical. Beautiful piece!
Dominican amber is 13 to 20 million years old and can be slightly older based on mining locale. Prized for it's superb clarity and exquisite preservation of fossils. 100% natural Dominican amber. And as always...100% Guaranteed.
Piece = 130.4 grams (4.6 oz)
Beetles - 4mm ea, Wood plugs - 4 to 10mm ea.
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$249.95 Regular Price
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