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RARE Placoderm fish : Very impressive Arctolepis thoracic shields


Arctolepis decipiens (WOODWARD, 1891)

Size (matrix) : 38 X 47 cm

Size of the largest shields : 17 cm

Early Devonian

Wood Ray Formation

Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway. 


Extremely rare thoracic shields, perfectly three dimensionally prepared. There are restorations specially on few "wings". There are also small remains of possible Doryaspis on the same slab. It is a true masterpiece with hours of preparation work ! If you have any questions, please contact me. 


Very impressive placoderm ARTHRODIRA thoracic shields from Spitsbergen

6 980,00 €Price
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