detail of a sweat drop
There have been over 90 recorded cases of amphibians being found alive but fully encased in coal pockets or stone geodes. Of these cases, 40 involved frogs or toads. After a few minutes exposed to air it comes-to-life In most cases the animal dies with 24-72 hours but there are some references that when these poor creatures were quickly allowed into fresh pond water they seem to have survived indefinitely.
Maison Martin Margiela balloons
Shades of Swagger #41 | Poised and Posed. Portrait of Eduardo Osorio, Editor, Loanda.