Fossil Mammoth Carving Ivory (Tusk Section) - 12.6 lbs
This fossil mammoth tusk section is premium carving grade. The tusk comes from a large bull (male) woolly mammoth that trekked through the frozen tundra more than 10,000 years ago.
The coloration is gorgeous on this very reasonably priced piece.
Measures 11 x 6 inches (diameter). Weighs 12.6 lbs. / 5715 g.
Species: Mammuthus primigenius (Woolly mammoth)
Location: Belovo, Kemerovo Oblast, Southwestern Siberia, in Russia.
Age: 10,000 - 20,000 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 New York state or New Jersey.