Object Record

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Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
Donor John C. Eller Family
Catalog Number 79.1.2.33
Description Single dark brown fossil identified as Calamites (Scouring Rush). Note from older inventory: A specimen of CALAMITES (Scouring Rush) collected at Crab Orchard, WV in 1942. Pennsylvanian time period. ... The red color is a result of heat from the fire which burned the slag pile near the mouth of the mine.
Material Fossil
Dimensions H-4 W-6 L-2 inches