Megalodon Shark Tooth Pendant
A wonderful gift for the shark enthusiast or fossil lover in your life. Fossilized Megalodon Shark Tooth encased in sterling silver with inset Mexican Fire Opal. Pendent measures approximately 1" wide by 1.25" tall (from top to bottom - excluding bail) Pendant hangs approximately 1.75" long. This pendant was sourced directly from a Mexican miner who dug the opal himself.
Megalodon Sharks lived approximately 23 to 3.6 million years ago and are considered close relatives to the Great White Sharks that swim off the shores of Cape Cod today. Megalodon means "Big tooth" ( just like in the 90s books and movies - Land Before Time! )
Mexican Fire Opal
The Mexican Fire Opal is named for it's color, a bright orange / red it will opalesce in the light.