Fossil Coral can be heated to enhance the
color and contrast of the fossil pattern.
in heating is dependant on mineral content,
oven temperature, duration and luck.....
are weighed, photographed and catalogued.
often select from digital images.
Prior to shipping, specimens are carefully wrapped
in foam then sewn in heavy burlap and packed in
cardboard or custom made wooden boxes..
A-Grade rough and specimens
are packed and
shipped in 1 ton wooden crates.
by the container is the cheapest transport.
Crates are built on pallets for easy offloading..
Except when the customer
does not have a fork lift...