49mm Stromatolite Algae Fossil Crystal Mineral Sphere Ball Peru STSM-PA193

Item Information

Dimensions (mm) 49 x 49 x 49mm
Weight (carats) 825 carats
Colors
No Treatment

Natural Stromatolite Sphere Algae Fossil Crystal Ball Black Brown Color Stone Mineral Specimen from Peru + Plastic Stand

You will receive exactly this Stromatolite Sphere - 49mm / 1 15/16 Inches; 825ct / 165g / 5.8oz (see photo, the photos are taken under bright light, stand included)!

Stromatolites are one of the oldest fossils known, some dating to over 3.5 billion years old. Stromatolites are actually structures formed by huge colonies of blue green algae (or cyanobacteria). Some scientists consider these bacteria to be the earliest life form on Earth. The cyanobacteria which dominate stromatolites process many of the building blocks of life, including oxygen, carbon, and nitrogen. Stromatolites provides some of the most ancient records of life on earth.

The banding that commonly appears in stromatolite is a record of the growth patterns of colonies of microorganisms. Stromatolites or stromatoliths ( from the Greek stroma, meaning bed, and lithos, rock) are layered accretionary structures formed in shallow water by the trapping, binding and cementation of sedimentary grains by biofilms of microorganisms, especially cyanobacteria.

Type: Fossil; Color: Black, Brown;

(The above information is provided solely for informational purpose. Kindly note that all stones are offered for decorative purposes only. Please, handle your stones with great care, do not grind or crumble them, do not dip or add them into your food or drink, do not use any parts of them in any elixirs, potions, lotions etc. Always make sure you wash your hands before and after working with your crystals.)

$25.00 USD

Add to Cart Make an Offer
Shipping $8.95
21 Days via Standard Shipping - Tracked
Add to Watch List Ask a Question * All prices in USD

Audit Information

The Gemstone Sheriff program allows our members to request an audit on any auction, which is completed by an independent Gemologist who assesses the accuracy of the item description and pictures.

Request Audit

Pricing & Details

Auction ID 751884
Watchers 8 watching
Viewed 889 times
Starts 27th Apr 2018 4:49am PDT

Shipping & Insurance

Provider Shipping Transit
Standard Shipping - Tracked $8.95 21 Days
Shipping Insurance all providers $89.95 (optional)

About Hqrpcrystal