Petrified wood cabochon, Peanut Wood, 15x27x6.5 mm, natural (pw111171)


designsbyshirl.com

$9.00 
SKU: 146
Availability: 1 in stock

Peanut wood cabochon, ancient petrified driftwood

Origin:  Australia
Characteristics: Brown and creme colored. Teredo castings. This material may contain naturally sealed fractures and some pitting, the pictures will show them if they're there. I think they add to the beauty and uniqueness of the stone.
Finish: Best polish front and sides, sanded flat back, freeform shape.

Approx size : 15 x 27 x 6.5 mm,  weight 20 ct

Peanut Wood is a rare and beautiful petrified wood from Australia. Rare because it is rarely mined, mainly because it required heavy equipment and the lack of water at the location. The lighter areas of the stone are made by a marine wood-boring bivalve, Teredo.

This is an ancient drift wood that sank to the mud at the bottom of the ocean and remained for millions of years. The wood is of several varieties, the main ones being "Araucaria"...a conifer & podocarp.

Found along the edges of the Kennedy Ranges about 100 miles inland from the coastal town of Carnarvon, Western Australia. The geological formation found in makes it around 120 million years old.

The general makeup of this material is usually some pitting and insignificant cracks. My pictures will show imperfections. I will not sell any cabs with cracks that will take away the beauty of the stone or cause possible breakage.

Combining items is free:  You can purchase 2 or more listings together from your cart.  I will send back any shipping overage through Paypal, or your credit card if you used one.  No extra charges, just additional postage if needed.

EBAY Customers: I create my items on Shopify and link them to Ebay with a Pay Now option, that's why you can't request an invoice and I can't create an invoice for combining items.

Free Shipping, Ebay and Shopify.  Purchase over $35, rough chunks excluded.  If you paid shipping charges you will get a refund.

Free Mystery slab - Purchase 3 or more slab listings and get a free slab.

Free Mystery cabochon - Purchase 3 or more cab listings and get a free cab.

I use a full spectrum 45 w light bulb - photography photo CFL 5500K.  It is a daylight balanced pure white light. 

An 18 mm dime or 24 mm quarter and 10 mm squares is sometime used in my pictures to help with image sizing.

100% money back return, you can return any item for any reason, buyer pays for return postage unless it's our fault.  See our return policy for more info.  You must contact us before returning any item.

Sales tax: If your State requires you pay a sales tax it will be added on during checkout.

Insurance:  Your package is insured if it is lost. We are not responsible if tracking shows it was delivered to your address.

Placing items in your cart: Just a heads up, anyone can still purchase items you may have in your cart, placing items in a cart doesn't protect them from being purchased by someone else.

note.