Description

    Megalodon Shark Tooth
    Carcharocles megalodon
    Miocene
    Morgan River
    South Carolina, USA


    This Megalodon tooth has a streamlined form making the shape sublime. The balanced and slender Meg example has a slight arching curvature making it appear even more sinister. The preserved enamel has a rather unique but subtle secondary patterning almost of a "brindle" nature. Overall, the tooth is an ideal representation of prehistoric dentition as the surfaces, and edges, as well as the root are nearly pristine.
    Overall Measurements: 5.06 x 3.17 x 0.97 inches (12.85 x 8.04 x 2.47 cm)

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


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    4th Saturday
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