Nice 3.5" Megalodon Shark Tooth

$135.00

Description

For sale is a nicely preserved Megalodon shark tooth. There is some enamel peel and the serrations have been worn, though they are still visible. The gum and enamel is mostly intact and there are no major nicks or chips along the edge. This is an all-round good tooth, with no restorations or repairs; 100% natural.

This tooth is 100% genuine with no repairs or restorations.

Specifications of Tooth:

Length: 3.531” (89.7mm)

Width:  2.995” (76.08mm)

Weight: 84.32 grams (2.974 oz.)

Carcharocles megalodon is an extinct species of megatoothed shark that lived during the early Miocene to late Pliocene epochs of the Neogene period (23 to 2.6 mya). It was one of the largest marine predators to have existed, vastly outweighing the modern Great White Shark and other marine reptiles such as Plesiosaurs and Mosasaurs. C. megalodon could grow up to 60 feet (18 meters) and over, weighing approximately one hundred tons. Its diet consisted mainly of prehistoric whales, dolphins and giant sea turtles; fossilized bones of marine mammals have been found with bite marks matching the teeth of megalodon.

Specifications

Length: 3.531” (89.7mm)

Width:  2.995” (76.08mm)

Weight: 84.32 grams (2.974 oz.)

Location: Southeast USA

Genus/Species: Carcharocles megalodon

Geological era: Cenozoic

Period: Neogene

Epochs: Early Miocene to Late Pliocene

Age (MYA): 23 to 2.6 Million Years Ago

Shipping

We offer free standard shipping within Australia with a maximum handling time of 1 business day. If you need your item quickly, please choose the Express Postage option during checkout. International postage is a flat rate of $20 AUD.

If insurance is needed, please contact us to organize it and we will respond within 24 hours.

Return Policy

If your item(s) arrives damaged, or you are not 100% satisfied with it, please contact us with the details and if the problem cannot be resolved we will issue you a full refund upon receiving the item back in the mail. Our refund will include the whole amount you paid as well as the cost of your postage. We strive to make our customers happy so please contact us if you have any trouble or questions.

All orders are dispatched within 24 hours, except for weekends and public holidays. Below is our shipping chart, all prices are in USD. Orders $250 USD and over come with free standard postage worldwide.
Standard postage takes 6+ business days to arrive, whereas Express is only 1-4 business days.

Region Standard (tracked) Express (1-4 business days)
North America $12 $25
UK & Europe $16 $30
New Zealand $10 $20
Australia Free $8

Our lifetime guarantees means you can buy from us with absolute confidence. If at any time you discover the condition of your fossil was not as described (e.g. has restoration or repairs not as described) we will issue you a full refund including postage.

If your item(s) arrives damaged, or you are not 100% satisfied with it, please contact us with the details and if the problem cannot be resolved we will issue you a full refund upon receiving the item back in the mail. Our refund will include the whole amount you paid as well as the cost of your postage. We strive to make our customers happy so please contact us if you have any trouble or questions.