Fossil ammonite spiral sculpture, Madagascar


SKU: 8677

Two real fossil ammonites polished halves have been matched for size and assembled into a spiral.  You can see the internal structure of chambers in detail.  These ammonites come from Madagascar.  Mounted on a black plastic base. 

Ammonites are extinct relatives of modern day nautiloids and squid. The largest known ammonite in the world would have been 8 1/2 feet (2.59 metres) across if it were complete.

1 1/4 inches (3.2 cm) wide, 3/8 inch (0.95 cm) deep and 11/16 inch (1.75 cm) tall.