Description

    Megalodon Shark Tooth Paperweight
    Carcharocles megalodon
    Miocene
    Morgan River
    South Carolina, USA
    5.58 x 2.06 x 1.11 inches (14.17 x 5.22 x 2.81 cm)


    This specimen may only be one half of a complete fossilized Megalodon shark tooth, but it was actually made that way. The flat cut surface allows the piece to lay flat and function perfectly as a paperweight! The remnant was a very large example that likely had damage to one side yet was in good condition on the other. This unique example was part of a massive fossil tooth measuring over 5.5 inches (13.97 cm).

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    19th-26th Thursday-Thursday
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