Ammonite Fossil Necklace
Handcrafted ammonite fossil shell necklace with sterling silver chain. Now extinct, the ammonite mollusk was a shelled cephalopod, usually appearing in a coiled, spiral shape. The extinction of ammonites coincided with the extinction of dinosaurs. Ammonites inhabited the world's oceans and now appear as fossils in marine rocks. Because of their rapid evolution and wide distribution, ammonite fossils provide a useful tool for indexing and dating rocks. They are mostly collected in Nepal, from the bed of the River Gandaki where it cuts through Jurassic sediments. Ammonite is said to be a powerful wealth stone and brings prosperity
The perfect gift for mathematicians, scientists or geologists.
- 20 inch sterling silver chain
- ammonite pendant approximately 1.5 inches from top of bail to bottom of stone by 1 inch wide