For sale is a very unusual specimen of fossil carbon wood, from Morwell, Vic. I can not explain how this remenant wood fossil, was able to keep its form, When everything around was crushed and formed into solid form, amazing. When discovered the end with the small crystals of pyrite, was found pocking into a little pyrite covered cavity. It comes from the Early Miocene period about 15 million years ago. found inb the Latrobe Valley group Morwell Formation.
100 METRE LEVEL, MORWELL OPEN CUT MINE, MORWELL, VIC.
135 x 35 x 28mm.