Insect Copal in Glass Dome with Wooden Base
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- Price in reward points: 900
A Beautiful Copal in a handmade wooden dome mounted on clear acrylic rods, creating the illusion that the specimen is floating. Your choice of a brown or black base.
Copal is the name given to tree resin, particularly the aromatic resins from the copal tree. Copal is derived from the Nahuatl language from the word copalli meaning incense, this was used by the cultures of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica as ceremonially burned incense and for other purposes.
Copal is believed to be around 1.6 - 2 million years old.
Distribution: Copal can be found in most regions of America.
Dome Size: 3.75 x 6.25 Inches
Please Be Aware: The specimen that you will receive may differ in size, shape or colour very slightly since you are purchasing a natural product.