Orthoceras Fossil 7.5" Long Specimen
Orthoceras Fossil specimen measures approx. 7.5" long by just over 1.5" and is approx. 3/4" thick at the max points. This piece weighs just under 1/2 pound. Get the exact specimen shown in the photos! Includes a card describing the properties of the stone. *Orthoceras is an extinct ancestor of the modern-day squid. Their fossils date back over 400 million years to the Silurian Age. They could swim as well as crawl on the ocean floor. Their name means "straight horn" in reference to it's shape. Believed to increase life span, reduce anxiety and stress, balance emotions and bring confidence.