Eroded remnant of limestone with black chert layer, Peloponessos, Greece


I collected this rock in the summer of 2007 near the village of Ano Karyes in the Peloponessos, not far from the Sanctuary of Zeus at Mt. Lykaion. I like the aesthetics of this little piece of sculpture.

Age & Formation
Grey limestone of the Flysch Transition Beds of Paleocene age, ~60 Ma.
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