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Petrified Forest National Park was established in 1906 to protect one of the world's largest and most colorful deposits of petrified wood. The fossil record contained in this 225 million-year-old geologic layer called the “Chinle Formation” allow a fascinating look at the fauna and flora of the late Triassic Period. This colorful sediment, also known as the Painted Desert, spans the 28-mile journey through the park.
This beautiful decorative medallion comes with small brass nails to attach it to your hiking stick. It measures 1 3/8″ H x 1″ W.