Dinosaur bone is sometimes agatized, meaning that the bone cell structure has been replaced with agate, a type of quartz. The agate dinosaur bone in colors of browns, blacks, grays, reds, and oranges, often with the spotted cell structure patterns of the bone evident. It is an organic fossil gemstone, over 70 million years old. It is a hard stone, and a challenge to polish for people working with gemstones.
It is a very rare material, sometimes very beautiful. It is now illegal to collect dinosaur bones in many parts of Canada and the United States, so the material is getting very difficult to get. Our material comes from legal sources.
Dinosaur bone is said to open avenues of insight and communication, assisting one in understanding change. It is a good stone for the adventurous.
- Set in sterling silver.
- Adjustable ring.
- Fossil dimensions: 24 mm x 24 mm x 7 mm
- Features a genuine fossil and legally obtained fossil.
- This item includes an information card about the fossil.
- A certificate of authenticity is included with this item.
This fossil requires special care - exposure to water and other chemicals, such as lotions or perfumes, will damage it over time. If you polish the jewellery, avoid polishing the fossil itself. A silver-cleaning dip should never be used with this piece.
*FINAL SALE. On sale due to scratches on sterling silver band.