Known as Carcharoces megalodon AND Carcharadon Megalodon, these giant teeth are very collectable for their formidable size and weight. This is a beautiful tooth. Unusual colouration in a pinky brown matrix and enamel. The tooth is in fine condition with beautiful enamel with no cracking or peeling. Serration is visible. The root structre is near perfect. No restoration anywhere on this specimen.
NOTE: Large Megalodon teeth are often repaired especially in the root where cracks are often found. Some are also glued together from 2 pieces.
Dimensions: Tooth is 4 1/4 inches diagonal
Age: Miocene 16-26 Million years
Genus: Carcharadon megalodon
Location: Pungo River, North Carolina, USA