A Fantastic Partial Cranium with Antler of an Irish Elk
Weight: 8100 gr / 17.8 lbs
Width: 79 cm / 31 in
Depth: 43 cm / 16.7 in
Height: 17 cm / 6.7 in
Item Code: 2827
Latin Name: Megaloceros giganteus
Site: River Rhine, Germany (sand extraction area around Eich)
Age: Approximately 40.000 years old
On offer is a wonderful partial cranium with partial huge antler of a male Irish Elk from the Pleistocene era. A partial fossil as seen in the images, but otherwise still excellent condition. Very displayable and impressive piece and very rare to have so much of the antler surviving. Irish Elk was one of the most impressive creatures to inhabit the North Sea area. Its amazing antlers could grow to enormous sizes and are among the most sought after and expensive fossils. The black-and-white section of the ruler in the image represents 10 cm / 3.9 inch.
Shipping: US$ 120 to the European Union; US$ 240 to the rest of the world.
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