Ammonite Pendant

This beautiful cut and polished ammonite pendant set in sterling silver comes from Madagascar. Ammonites are an extinct group of sea creatures. This ammonite, a Cleoniceras, was thriving during the Cretaceous Period approximately 110 million years ago. The ammonite shells are cut in half to display the beautiful mineralization which has occurred within their growth chambers. With this particular specimen, calcite began to infill the once hollow growth chambers. 

Approx. 1.25" L x .75" W x .2" H

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