RARE Scyliorhinus Shark from Lebanon

$65,000.00

World Class Collection

1 in stock

Description

  • Specimen: Scyliorhinus sp.
  • The abundant cretaceous fossil beds of Lebanon are second only to the famed Green River formation in producing such a fine diversity of fossil fish. The cartilaginous skeleton of the shark makes
    it particularly rare in the fossil record.  The present specimen boasts a fine well-defined outline, highlighted by the preserved spine that stretches the length of the body.
  • Geological period: Cretaceous Age: 90 Million years
  • Origin: Aioula, Lebanon
  • Dimensions with base: 55” L x 16” D x 42” H

     

  • Slab/Matrix: 54” L x 36” H

     

  • Shark: 36” L  x 9” H