Ammonites of this quality and beauty are highly prized by collectors and interior designers worldwide. This stunning specimen has been preserved in light yellow and brown calcite which really contrasts with the surrounding grey matrix. It was discovered in 1987 after a great storm battered Southern England. The ammonite itself lies in a substantial and highly aesthetic piece of matrix which has a cut base and attached to the base is an anti-slip and anti-scratch pad for peace of mind when displaying on furniture or glass. Approximately 200 million years old.