COLLECTOR'S CHOICE Sequoia Petrified wood tree Vantage, Washington
This is a very special round section of Sequoia. It is rare to find of this quality. It does have a hole at 9 to 10 o'clock. It measures at about.
Petrified wood consists mostly of silica in the form of minerals chalcedony and opal.
Petrified wood (from the Greek root petro meaning "rock" or "stone"; literally "wood turned into stone") is the name given to a special type of fossilized remains of terrestrial vegetation. It is the result of a tree or tree-like plants having completely transitioned to stone by the process of permineralization.
This piece measures at 15 3/4 x 13 x 3/8 thick.