Carcharocles megalodon

SKU
LC006
In stock
$995.00
Overview

A Top Quality, Classic Lee Creek Megalodon tooth - upper jaw lateral tooth. An August 2019 Fossil of the Month.This Megalodon has an incredible rich tan colored crown with a dark brown stripe at the base, an excellent two tone tan bourlette, and a white root. Highest quality enamel. Fantastic color! The bourlette is excellent and complete. The serrations are razor sharp and nearly perfect with aslightly nicked tip serration. Excellent serrations - razor sharp! The root is an excellent white color with few hydration cracks and absolutely complete. This Megalodon was found in the Pungo River Formation, Lee Creek mine, Aurora, No. Carolina (Miocene age = 14.5 MYA). One of the finest examples of a classic Lee Creek Megalodon tooth considering the shape, color, and preservation. An exceptional collector's tooth from the old days at Lee Creek mine! No repair or restoration. Authenticity guaranteed. One-of-a-kind colors!

LC006            Size: 3-5/16"