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A GOGOTTE FORMATION, OLIGOCENE, (30 MILLION YEARS AGO), FONTAINEBLEAU, FRANCE

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Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 USD

From a Distinguished French Private Collection

A GOGOTTE FORMATION, OLIGOCENE, (30 MILLION YEARS AGO), FONTAINEBLEAU, FRANCE

A GOGOTTE FORMATION, OLIGOCENE, (30 MILLION YEARS AGO), FONTAINEBLEAU, FRANCE

Estimate:

6,000 - 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

2,750

USD

From a Distinguished French Private Collection

A GOGOTTE FORMATION

FONTAINEBLEAU, FRANCE


Oligocene (30 million years ago), the irregular assemblage of sandstone with a greyish-white surface, amassed of soft rounded cascading layers (85 cm).


An excellent example, which demonstrates the great variety of natural forms taken on by these mysterious and elegant formations. 

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Please note, the Oligocene was 30 million years ago, and not 300 years ago as stated in the printed catalogue