A very rare ammonite from this locality. Many hours of preparation has gone into this magnificent specimen by Andy Cowap. The ammonite's centre is immaculate. Nearly all of the fossil bearing locations around this area are now heavily restricted to collectors, most being taken up by solar panels! These rarities are really going to become collectors items in the near future. Discovered in 2002. Approximately 180 million years old.
This beautifully preserved solid calcite ammonite is heavily ribbed and has an immaculate centre. Top quality ammonites such as this very fine specimen are becoming increasingly difficult to obtain thesedays as the locality closed in 1997. The matrix has a cut base for upright display. Approximately 168 million years old, a totally unique display fossil prepared by Andy Cowap.