A Superlative Pair of Tusks of a Female Woolly Mammoth
Weight: 8300 and 8900 gr / 19.6 and lbs
Length: 167 and 159 cm / 65.6 and 62.5 in
Circumference: 25 and 26 cm / 9.8 and 10.2 in
Item Code: 2853
Latin Name: Mammuthus primigenius
Site: Siberia (area around Yakoetsk)
Age: approximately 40.000 years old
On offer is an exceptionally rare and superlatively beautiful pair of complete and well-preserved tusks of a fully grown female Woolly Mammoth from the Pleistocene era. These tusks come from the same indivicual and measure over 167 and 159 cm (65 and 62 in) over the curve and are truly marvellous pieces. The tusks have a wonderful curve and on top of that have some absolutely stunning black, white, grey and gold colouring, and even some blue ivory, the rarest and most appreciated colour. This pair is one of the best pairs of tusk we have ever had and will not only be the jewel of your collection, but will also make for a very impressive addition to your home. Also highly recommended for Museum and University collections. The pictures speak for themselves! Excellent state of preservation and completely intact, as they were very well preserved in the Siberian permafrost, in as found condition, with no restoration whatsoever, and as such exceptionally rare.
Attractively displayed on custom made metal stands with dark finish, and ready to display.
These fossils have been legally exported from Russia.
Please contact us for further images of these magnificent tusks.
Shipping: priority crated shipping by Fedex, cost on request depending on destination (generally in the region of $ 750)
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