London Sand Shark Tooth, Eocene, UK

SIZE: 5-20mm (Range)

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Description

All of our Fossils are 100% Genuine Specimens & come with a Certificate of Authenticity!

Species: Sand Shark
Specimen: Tooth
Age: Eocene Period
Location Found: Abbey Wood, London, UK

Over 50 million years ago England was under water! These genuine Sand Shark teeth were found at Abbey Wood, in London, from sharks that once controlled the oceans above that area. When a sharks teeth become worn the predator will ‘shed’ these teeth, and these will be replaced with new sharper, stronger teeth. However, unlike humans, Sharks are known for re-shedding hundreds of teeth on a regular basis, which makes them a fruitful find with fossil hunters.

SIMILAR TO SEENThe image shows an example of the single specimen you will receive. This will be picked from our stock box graded and with a size within the minimum and maximum size range indicated. It will not be the exact specimen in the photo, the colours, shape, size and style may vary as with any natural item.