Ammonites were relatives of squids and nautili which thrived in the seas doing the time of the dinosaurs. Their name originates from the Greek ram-horned god Ammon.
There were many different varieties, ranging in size from very small to quite large.
This specimen is a matching pair. The Ammonite is sliced in half and polished on all surfaces to create a unique feature piece
Matching pair. Each half is approx: 14 cm wide x 16 cm high
Weight: Approx 859 g