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This is a beautiful 925 Silver Ammonite Fossil Pendant necklace from Thailand. The silver setting was well done and it has a nice light amber color. I will include a pretty hand woven cord with a wooden clasp from Nepal as well.
The Ammonites or Ammonoid Cephalopods appeared in the late Silurian period about 400 million years ago. They became extinct along with the dinosaurs at the end of the Cretaceous period 65 million years ago. There name comes from their spiral shape appearing similar to . This name can be traced back to the Greeks comparing them to
the Egyptian god of Ammon who is depicted as wearing Rams horns.
They likely ate fish, crustaceans, and other small creatures. They themselves were preyed upon by large marine reptiles like Mosasaurs
and some shells even bear the teeth marks from such attacks.
Size: 1.5" tall and 1.25" wide ( 3.8 cm tall and 3.2 cm wide ).