Origin: Holzmaden, Germany
Age: 180 million years
Matrix Dimensions: 170cm x 85cm
Commonly referred to as sea lilies, crinoids are popular among collectors due to their aesthetic nature. The rarest and most desired by collectors are those from Holzmaden in Germany, of which this is a first class exemplar. This Seirocrinus subangularis specimen has an elegant crown attached to a black log by gracefully curving stems. It is ready for hanging and can also be displayed as a standalone piece.