An ULTRA Rare, TOP QUALITY Parotodus benedeni tooth from Sharktooth Hill, near Bakersfield California. A December 2022 Fossil of the Month. This tooth has a highly desirable light tan enamel and a very massive root. This Parotodus benedeni tooth remains mounted on the original Round Mountain Silt matrix and it is sitting on a chunk of whale bone. The crown enamel has very good luster and very sharp edges. Highest quality enamel! Note - a small (~1/8") tip repair was professionally done. A very difficult tooth to locate and an EXCEPTIONAL Collector's tooth! Authenticity guaranteed. One of the rarest P. benedeni teeth. This incredible display piece came out of a 25 year old old collection.
ST402 SIZE: 2-1/2"
Posting two Sharktooth Hill Parotodus benedeni teeth in December 2022. Link to Sharktooth Hill P. benedeni teeth