You are buying an authentic fossil Pinecone of Metasequoia the Dawn Redwood, food of the dinosaurs from the Cretaceous Hell Creek Formation of about 66 million years ago. Your specimen may be slightly smaller or larger. Your authentic fossil specimen comes in a 3.5 x 2.5-inch acrylic display case with a detailed description of your specimen. Every fossil is one of a kind, unique. Your authentic fossil will be similar to the one shown in the photos. If you are not completely satisfied with your specimen you can return it for a full refund minus the shipping charges.
Metasequoia, (dawn redwood)
Cretaceous Period 66 MYA
Hell Creek Formation
It is often referred to as a living fossil like the Ginkgo and Coelacanth. It is one of three species of deciduous conifers known as redwoods. Although it is the shortest of the redwoods, it grows to at least 200 ft. Metasequoia was the predominant tree that made up the Cretaceous forests where dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus & Triceratops and various raptors lurked.
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