Chesapeake Fossils
All Items : Geological : Minerals : Geological item #1171448
Chesapeake Fossils
$225.00
Beautiful and rare crystal to milky quartz formation formed during volcanic age on the Mid-Atlantic U.S. coast. Located in one of the two known caves in the Northern Neck of Virginia. Overall measurement is 11 inches by 12 inches. Weight is 18 pounds. Note: requires special shipping by U.S.P.S. Please inquire by email with city/state and zip code destination for postal estimate.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1172198
Chesapeake Fossils
$135.00
Two fossilized ammonites (one large, one small) in matrix. These are the ancestors of today's octipi and squid. Found in the Mid-Atlantic coastal region of the U.S. Age: 200 million to 250 million years old. Overall measurements: 6.5 inches wide by 7 inches tall by 2 inches thick.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1172849
Chesapeake Fossils
$115.00
Fossilized trilobite (Phacops rana) in natural matrix. It is fairly large in size (up to 6 inches long). It protected itself by rolling up into a ball much like a pill bug in order to protect itself from predators. Its exoskeleton was on the outside. The most striking feature is its large eyes located on turret-like structures able to rotate 360’. Age: 400 million years old (Devonian Era). Location: King George County, Virginia...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1172846
Chesapeake Fossils
$115.00
Fossilized trilobite (Phacops rana) in natural matrix. It is fairly large in size (up to 6 inches long). It protected itself by rolling up into a ball much like a pill bug in order to protect itself from predators. Its exoskeleton was on the outside. The most striking feature is its large eyes located on turret-like structures able to rotate 360’. Age: 400 million years old (Devonian Era). Location: King George County, Virginia...
All Items : Miscellaneous : Pre 1700 item #1172086
Chesapeake Fossils
$100.00
Large beautiful Pre-Revolutionary Morgan Jone's Kiln pottery shard (circa: 1677) found at site in 1973 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Jone's Kiln was considered an illegal operation because all finished products were to be imported from England. Kiln is privately owned and currently closed to the public. Overall measurement: 4 inches wide by 5 inches long by 0.125 inches thick. This is your chance to own a piece of American history.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175329
Chesapeake Fossils
$60.00
An educational package consisting of four fossilized megalodon (Carcharocles megalodon) teeth. This set is perfectly suited for "Show & Tell" allowing students to handle and visualize the stages of fossilization. These specimens detail crown, dentine and enamel wear. Size ranges from 2.5 inches by 2.5 inches to 1.25 inches by 1.25 inches. Age: 5 to 28 million years old. Location is Clavert Cliffs, MD>
All Items : Jewelry : Necklaces : Geological item #1171321
Chesapeake Fossils
$59.50
Turquoise mineral deposit found in the Mid-Atlantic coast region made into a necklace wrapped in silver alloy with 24 inch nylon cord. Mineral is uncut and polished. Overall measurement is 1.0 inches by 2.0 inches. Gift box included.
All Items : Jewelry : Necklaces : Geological item #1171317
Chesapeake Fossils
$59.50
Amethyst mineral deposit found in the Mid-Atlantic coast region made into necklace wrapped in silver alloy with 24 inch nylon cord. Mineral is uncut and unpolished. Overall measurement of mineral is 1.0 inches by 1.25 inches. Gift box included.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175363
Chesapeake Fossils
$55.00
A prime example of fossilized barnacles traced to the Paleozoic Era, Devonian Period (between 360 million to 410 million years ago). Barnacles play an important role in estimating paleo-water depths. A barnacle is a type of arthropod belonging to the infraclass Cirripedia in the subphylum Crustacea, and is hence related to crabs and lobsters. This specimen is perhaps of the Regerella species. Overall size measure 5 inches by 5 inches. Location: King George, VA.
All Items : Miscellaneous : Contemporary item #1171451
Chesapeake Fossils
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Spring loaded retractable wall map with mounting bracket. Shows the world in 8 different colors with separate enlarged areas of Arctic and Antarctic areas. Overall measurement is 4.25 feet tall by 5.5 feet wide. Note: requires special shipping by U.S.P.S. Please inquire by email with city/state and zip code destination for postal estimate.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175335
Chesapeake Fossils
$50.00
Large example of a fossilized whale rib bone; most likely a baleen whale. This particular specimen measures over 12 inches long by 3 inches thick showing a unique lateral split exposing the internal bone marrow. Great view of fossilization process. Age: 5 to 28 million years old. Location: Flag Pond, MD.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175348
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
A perfect example of Chesapecten jeffersonius, a scallop that lived during the Pliocene epoch between four and five million years ago on Virginia’s coastal plain. In 1687, Martin Lister published a drawing of Chesapecten jeffersonius making it the first North American fossil to be illustrated in scientific literature. In 1993 the state of Virginia made it the official state fossil. Size measures 6.5 inches by 6 inches. Location: King George, VA.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175353
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
A perfect example of a natural cast of Chesapecten jeffersonius, a scallop that lived during the Pliocene epoch between four and five million years ago on Virginia’s coastal plain. This particular specimen exposes the actual scallop organism while its shell deteriorated. In 1687, Martin Lister published a drawing of Chesapecten jeffersonius making it the first North American fossil to be illustrated in scientific literature. In 1993 the state of Virginia made it the official state fossil...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1173027
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
Petrified Wood is a fossil in which the organic remains have been replaced by minerals in the slow process of being replaced with stone. The petrifaction process generally results in a quartz chalcedony mineralization. Special rare conditions must be met in order for the fallen stem to be transformed into fossil wood or petrified wood...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1173035
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
Fossilized ammonites are an extinct group of marine invertebrate animals in the class Cephalopoda of the subclass Ammonoidea of the order Anarcestida. Genus and species are unknown. These mollusks are more closely related to the squid and octopus. Overall measurement is 1.5 inches by 1.5 inches. Age: 360 million to 420 million years old (Devonian Period). Location: Richmond County, Virginia. Ryker box included. Note suture marks (showing growth over a period of time) on weathered area of fossil.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1171759
Chesapeake Fossils
$25.00
Unusual fossil of caudal (tail) fin of a marine animal. Take note of vetebral epiphysis (growth plate on end of spine) showing this was a juvenile. Found in the Mid-Atlantic coastal region of the U.S. Age: 10,000 to 25 million years old. Species unknown. Overall measurement is 1.75 inches wide by 3.0 inches long by 1.0 inches thick.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1185010
Chesapeake Fossils
$25.00
Diploria labyrinthiformis, known by the common name grooved brain coral, is a species of stony coral in the family Faviidae. Found in tropical areas of the west Atlantic Ocean, it has an appearance that makes it familiar to many. This species of reef-building coral has a hemispherical, brain-like shape with a brown, yellow, or gray color. It has characteristic deep, interconnected double-valleys. These polyp-bearing valleys are each separated by grooved ambulacral ridges...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1184988
Chesapeake Fossils
$20.00
Grouped here are a collection (colony) of shells that resemble the familiar scallops both in shape and in having radiating grooves and ridges on the surface. Devonochonetes are true bivalves; however, the belief is there was an appendage at the base of the shell to keep the organism upright within a colony. The example here was found at Monroe Bay, Westmoreland County, Virginia along the Potomac River. These organisms lived in the Devonian Period making them 345 million to 395 million years old...
 
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