Barrel shaped black and brown semiprecious gemstone Petrified Palm Wood from Indonesia designer cabochon 49 mm by 23 mm and 5.5 mm thick.
Beautiful and rare semiprecious stone Petrified Palm Wood or Palmoxylon from Indonesia.
This is actually a pseudomorph-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 fossil 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.