A smaller oval shaped black with white polka dots fossilized semi precious gemstone Petrified Palm Wood from Indonesia.
It is 22 mm by 18 mm and 5.5 mm thick.
Beautiful and rare semi precious gemstone Petrified Palm Wood or Palmoxylon from Indonesia.
This is actually a psuedomorph-chalcedony gemstone replacing the wood. Therefore Petrified Palm Wood is actually a member of the chalcedony family with a hardness of 6.5 to 7. The designer cabochons have beautiful polka dot patterns. The largest single deposit of Petrified Wood is in Indonesia.
Metaphysical Properties: Petrified Wood is called the stone of patience.