Fossilized Leaf in Travertine | Austria
This beautiful and unique fossilized leaf specimen with nice veining is from the Tirol region of Austria. It is preserved in travertine which captured the very delicate and detailed leaf structure. Specimen leaf measures approx: 3.25" x 2.25". Travertine matrix measures approx: 4.75" x 5" x 1.5"
Travertine is a rich form of limestone. These interesting limestone deposits have been dated circa 13,500 years ago.