Isurus hastalis (Cosmopolitodus hastalis)
A HUGE, High Quality Broad-tooth Mako shark tooth, Isurus hastalis (Cosmopolitodus) - upper jaw anterior tooth from the Lee Creek mine, Aurora, No. Carolina. A November Fossil of the Month. This tooth has a rich tan crown and a tan root. Excellent color! Razor sharp cutting edge. No nicks. Some hydrations cracks on an otherwise exceptional tooth. This is a masive tooth (2-3/8" wide). Excellent preservation - note nutrient hole on root. Near perfect tooth. A fantastic collector's BIG Mako tooth. Authenticity guaranteed. You rarely see BIG LC Mako teeth offered for sale!
LC301 Size: 3-1/8" (2-3/8" W)