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Fossil 1 - Myrick

by Catherine Gussler
(Savannah, GA USA)


This was found in southeastern Georgia, USA. The striations are confusing on the exterior with bands of dark and light. We think it is a tooth. Small inset in picture is cross-section. Pen for scale.

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petrified
by: grant

this find looks a great deal like petrified wood i have had a few in my collection.check on the net and look at some i do believe it is petrified wood.


by: Doug

I don't know what this is. I don't think it is a tooth. It is tooth shaped but it is very large for a tooth, even a large t-rex tooth which would be shaped differently. Sorry I can't be more help on this.

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