Ammonite Fossil Half, Tiny Glass Dome

$ 19.00

Ammonite Fossil Half, Tiny Glass Dome. Don't have a room-size cabinet of curiosities? Or a whole wing on your home? Maybe just a single little shelf? Now you can have a mini natural history museum!

  • Tiny glass dome, cork and label
  • Stone origin: Madagascar
  • Each specimen weighs ~2.5g
  • Small 1" dome - see US penny for scale
  • Assembled and labeled in Detroit
  • Each is unique and will vary slightly from the photos

Ammonites were predatory mollusks that resembled a squid with a shell. These cephalopods had eyes, tentacles, and spiral shells. They are more closely related to a living octopus, though the shells resemble that of a nautilus. Ammonites appeared in the fossil record about 240 million years ago.