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Extremely rare Fossil Squid from the World Famous site of Holzmaden, Germany.


A very pristine squid Phragmoteuthis conocauda dating to the early Jurassic (Toarcian, 180 million-year-old) from the world famous site of Holzmaden (Southern Germany). The specimen has an extraordinary preservation with arms and a big and beautiful ink sack with some mother of pearl around.


This specimen originates from a private collection and it was exhibited in the Hauff Museum in a special event in 1985 ! It is probably of the best one known. Perfectly prepped. 


Size (metric) : 24 cm long (salb is 30 x 16,3 cm).

Condition : No restoration, 100% Natural. 


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Incredibly rare Fossil Squid from Holzmaden from 1985 Museum exhibition

6 900,00 €Price
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