Maple petrified wood tree Vantage, Washington

$250.00

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.

Maple petrified wood tree

16 million years old

Vantage, Washington

Measurements: 10 1/8 x 8 1/8 x 3/8

Our pieces are highly polished. We do our own cutting and polishing.