Interesting polished Orthoceras fossils, around 400 million years old.
Their species existed from around 500 to 190 million years ago..These make a beautiful addition to any fossil collection, or could be used as a palmstone or could even be suitable for use in the wire wrapping jewellery style.
Orthoceras, or “straight horn” is a type of extinct nautiloid Cephalopoda a 400 million year old fossil.
These fossils are common and occur all over the globe, occurring in almost any marine rock, especially in limestone.
Unlike their spiralled ammonoid cousins these are slender, elongate shells ornamented by a network of fine ridges.
A huge amount of Orthoceras are found, prepared and polished in Morocco usually with a dark matrix stone, and polished into a display item or statues.
Spirituality& Healing with Orthoceras Fossils.
They are known for their excellent healing properties and are lovely stones to carry on your body or decorate your home or work place with.The healing properties of this fossil mainly relate to age related issues, such spinal or joint pains.
They are thought to relieve arthritis and all skeletal system ailments and are also thought to simulate thymus and are related to the root chakra.
Price here is per 400 Million year old Polished Trilobite.
Approx sizes :3.5cm to 4.5 by 2cm to 3cm
Being a natural organic item the sizes do vary, so if you would like our smallest, largest or a most unusual shape then just put a note in the "message box" when you place your order or email or call first.