Late Pleistocene (22,000 years old) - Belovo, Kemerovo Oblast, Siberia, Russia
This incredible complete fossil mammoth tusk is in an impeccable condition - an unbelievable discovery from Belovo, Siberia! The tusk comes from a mammoth that trekked through the frozen tundra more than 20,000 years ago during the Late Pleistocene.
This gorgeous fossil is ready to be displayed in your home, office or museum. A custom-made stained solid oak stand showcases its beautiful curvature. Overall, this a superb tusk because of its completeness, intact tip, gorgeous coloration and curvature! The natural coloration is stunning with a mixture of earthy browns, beige and black with some beautiful blue.
Importantly, this Ice Age treasure has not been painted over or had large areas filled like many tusks on the market.
Condition: Very Good. This tusk has two breaks that were professional repaired. Importantly, this Ice Age treasure has not been painted over or had large areas filled like many tusks on the market.
Measures 52 inches / 132 cm (along outer curve).
Weighs 14.8 lbs 4 oz. / 6.8 kilograms.
Circumference measures 9.25 inches / 23.5 cm
Height of tusk on stand is 32 inches / 82 cm.
Stand measures 30 x 5.5 inches / 77 cm x 14 cm.
Species: M. primigenius
Shipped and fully insured with DHL Express Air from Toronto, Canada.
"Items over 20kg often require a custom crate to be built and require up to 1 week of handling time."
Fossil mammoth ivory can be distinguished from present-day elephant ivory by the angle of crosshatching (Schreger lines) and can be traded internationally. All of our mammoth specimens have been legally collected and imported, with required permits. We ship internationally. Trade in fossil ivory is 100% legal (and CITES approved)
Note: due to present restrictions we cannot ship to California, New York state, New Jersey and Hawaii.
We have over 30 years of experience in commercial palaeontology and our fossils are selected based on a rigorous and scientifically informed process, as well as a deep understanding of market trends. We advocate the legal trade of fossils and comply with all national and international laws related to importing, exporting and collecting fossils. We are a proud member of AAPS, the Association of Applied Paleontological Sciences, which promotes "ethical collecting practices and cooperative liaisons with researchers, instructors, curators and exhibit managers in the paleontological academic and museum community."
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Verzendkosten zijn alleen voor bestemmingen op het vasteland.
|Verenigde Staten||€ 300,00|
|De rest van Europa||€ 550,00|
|Overige bestemmingen||€ 600,00|