Here is a nice specimen of Isotelus gigas from the world famous Walcott-Rust Quarry of New York. This is a complete trilobite with just 1 crack and super skin quality. It is a well articulated and with no restorations.The bug shows fine detail and nice pores on the body - This is a nice trilobites sample of Isotelus gigas trilobite from the iconic Walcott-Rust Quarry. This is one of of the most historic trilobite collecting localities in USA. It was discovered by paleontologist Charles Doolittle Walcott along with William Rust back in 1870.
Isotelus gigas (Dekay, 1824)
Rust Formation, Trenton group
Walcott - Rust Quarry
Trenton Falls, New York, U.S.A.
you can check the preparation here:
Gem Ordovician trilobite Isotelus gigas from Walcott Rust Quarry
size: trilobite 6 cm
restorations: broken section, 1 glued part...
preparator: Alex Zagar