Black & White Mammoth Tusk - 32"
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This incredible complete fossil mammoth tusk is in an impeccable condition - an unbelievable discovery from Belovo, Siberia!
The tusk comes from a young mammoth that trekked through the frozen tundra more than 20,000 years ago during the Late Pleistocene.
This gorgeous fossil is ready to be displayed in your home, office or museum. A custom-made stained solid oak stand showcases its beautiful curvature.
Overall, this a superb tusk because of its completeness, intact tip, gorgeous and unique coloration and curvature. A real stunning piece!
The natural coloration is stunning with a stark white and black - beautiful and rarely seen.
Importantly, this Ice Age treasure has not been painted over or had large areas filled like many tusks on the market.
Measures 32 inches / 81.3 cm (along outer curve).
Weighs 9 lbs / 4080 grams
Diameter measures 2.5 inches / 6.3 cm
Height of tusk on stand is 26.5" / 67 cm.
Total Width, including stand: 13 inches / 33 cm
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Species: Mammuthus primigenius (Woolly mammoth)
Location: Southwestern Siberia, in Russia.
Age: 22,000 years old
Fossil mammoth ivory can be distinguished from present-day elephant ivory by the angle of crosshatching (Schreger lines) and can be traded internationally.
Note: due to present restrictions we cannot ship to California, New York state, New Jersey and Hawaii.
Model of woolly mammoth at Royal BC Museum. Source: Wikipedia