Fossil wood

These pieces of fossil wood from South Carolina, USA, show some interesting details.

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Fossil wood Fossil wood The second picture shows a slight depression where the wood is still soft while the rest of the piece is stone-Length: 6.5 cm or 2 1/2 inches
Fossil wood Fossil wood The second picture shows partial tree-rings very well preserved-Length: 8.5 cm or 3 1/4 inches
Fossil wood Fossil wood Fossil wood A knot can be seen on both sides and partial tree-rings on the third picture-Length: 6.5 cm or 2 1/2 inches
Fossil wood This piece looks very much alike a contemporary piece of wood even though it is petrified-Length: 4.5 cm or 1 3/4 inches
Fossil wood Fossil wood Here is a very well preserved small branche-Length: 8.5cm or 3 1/4 inches

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