Timeless are pleased to offer an amazing fossil starfish, over 400 million years old!
This beautiful Ordovician aged starfish of the genus Petraster comes from the famous Kataoua Formation near Blekus, Morocco. The specimen shows an amazing amount of detail and the natural, orange coloration is due to the oxidization of iron pyrite.
Mounted on a plint of oak and textured steel, the display stands around 24cm in height.
FOSSIL STARFISH DISPLAY
Acquired by Timeless on the UK fossil and mineral market, 2020. Originally discovered in Morocco