Superb Mammoth Tusk with Unique Coloration - 45 inches
This incredible fossil mammoth tusk is in an impeccable condition - an unbelievable discovery from Siberia.
The woolly mammoth 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, it a superb tusk with gorgeous and rare coloration - a mixture of black and dark brown, with hints of cream and light beige.
Importantly, this Ice Age treasure has not been painted over or had large areas filled like many tusks on the market.
Species: Mammuthus primigenius (Woolly mammoth)
Location: Southwestern Siberia, in Russia.
Age: Late Pleistocene
Dimensions with stand: (h)30.5" x (l)16" x (w)8".
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Our mammoth tusks have been professionally stabilized; however, these specimens must be kept in an indoor environment with stable humidity and temperature. Ideal conditions are 50% to 60% humidity and 68 to 78 degrees Fahrenheit.
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, New Jersey, Hawaii, Nevada, Illinois or New Hampshire
Model of woolly mammoth at Royal BC Museum. Source: Wikipedia