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marcbr
Found this fossil (?) in the area of Mount Lebanon (in Lebanon, close to Beirut).
It is egg shaped and about 8cm in height. From one side, it looks like a regular rock, but on its other side (that is cracked) it shows an internal sort of layering. 
Does anyone know what this could be?
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prep01
Hello marcbr and welcome to the forum. I admit I am no expert on fossils / geology of the Lebanon not having been to the Middle East, but to me ths looks like a layered concretion rather than a fossil. There is a lot of information on how conretions formed on the internet.
Colin Huller
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marcbr
Thank you Colin!
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Dirty Pete
Maybe an Oncolite. Bacterial growth similar to stromatolites that form spheroidal layered structures.

Pete
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prep01
As I said Pete I !aint no expert, so you may be right!
Colin Huller
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