Chesapeake Fossils
All Items : Miscellaneous : Contemporary item #1171451
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Spring loaded retractable wall map with mounting bracket. Shows the world in 8 different colors with separate enlarged areas of Arctic and Antarctic areas. Overall measurement is 4.25 feet tall by 5.5 feet wide. Note: requires special shipping by U.S.P.S. Please inquire by email with city/state and zip code destination for postal estimate.
All Items : Miscellaneous : Pre 1700 item #1172086
Chesapeake Fossils
$100.00
Large beautiful Pre-Revolutionary Morgan Jone's Kiln pottery shard (circa: 1677) found at site in 1973 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Jone's Kiln was considered an illegal operation because all finished products were to be imported from England. Kiln is privately owned and currently closed to the public. Overall measurement: 4 inches wide by 5 inches long by 0.125 inches thick. This is your chance to own a piece of American history.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1173035
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
Fossilized ammonites are an extinct group of marine invertebrate animals in the class Cephalopoda of the subclass Ammonoidea of the order Anarcestida. Genus and species are unknown. These mollusks are more closely related to the squid and octopus. Overall measurement is 1.5 inches by 1.5 inches. Age: 360 million to 420 million years old (Devonian Period). Location: Richmond County, Virginia. Ryker box included. Note suture marks (showing growth over a period of time) on weathered area of fossil.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175333
Chesapeake Fossils
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A unique ten piece collection of Native American projectile points (spear points and arrow heads). This collection consists of five Clovis points, three bird points and two mammal points. Three pieces are made from obsidian, four from quartz and three from granite. Size ranges from 3 inches by 1 inch to 1 inch by 0.5 inch. Age: approximately 13,500 years old. Location is The Beach at Fisher’s Bay, MD. Ryker box included.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1173033
Chesapeake Fossils
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Fossilized ammonites are an extinct group of marine invertebrate animals in the class Cephalopoda of the subclass Ammonoidea of the order Anarcestida. Genus and species are unknown. These mollusks are more closely related to the squid and octopus. Overall measurement is 1.5 inches by 1.5 inches. Age: 360 million to 420 million years old (Devonian Period). Location: Richmond County, Virginia. Ryker box included. Note suture marks (showing growth over a period of time) on weathered area of fossil.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1173027
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
Petrified Wood is a fossil in which the organic remains have been replaced by minerals in the slow process of being replaced with stone. The petrifaction process generally results in a quartz chalcedony mineralization. Special rare conditions must be met in order for the fallen stem to be transformed into fossil wood or petrified wood...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1171479
Chesapeake Fossils
$18.00
Excellent example of five fossilized Sand Shark teeth (Carcharias taurus). Age: 5 million to 25 million years old. Shows great detail. Overall measurement of each tooth is 1 inch by 1 inch. Ryker box included.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175348
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
A perfect example of Chesapecten jeffersonius, a scallop that lived during the Pliocene epoch between four and five million years ago on Virginia’s coastal plain. In 1687, Martin Lister published a drawing of Chesapecten jeffersonius making it the first North American fossil to be illustrated in scientific literature. In 1993 the state of Virginia made it the official state fossil. Size measures 6.5 inches by 6 inches. Location: King George, VA.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1171468
Chesapeake Fossils
$18.00
Excellent example of a five fossilized Snaggletooth Shark teeth (Hemipristis serra). Age: 5 million to 25 million years old. Shows great detail. Overall measurement of each tooth is 0.75 inches by 0.75 inches. Ryker box included.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175353
Chesapeake Fossils
$30.00
A perfect example of a natural cast of Chesapecten jeffersonius, a scallop that lived during the Pliocene epoch between four and five million years ago on Virginia’s coastal plain. This particular specimen exposes the actual scallop organism while its shell deteriorated. In 1687, Martin Lister published a drawing of Chesapecten jeffersonius making it the first North American fossil to be illustrated in scientific literature. In 1993 the state of Virginia made it the official state fossil...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1183968
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Megalodon (pronounced: MEG-ə-lə-don), means "big tooth", from Greek (megal, "big") and (odon "tooth") is an extinct species of shark that lived approximately 5 to 25 million years ago, during the Cenozoic Era (late Oligocene to early Pleistocene). Carcharodon. megalodon is regarded as one of the largest and most powerful predators in vertebrate history, and likely had a profound impact on the structure of marine communities...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1183976
Chesapeake Fossils
$10.00
The whale ear has specific adaptations to the marine environment. In humans, the middle ear works as an impedance matcher between the outside air's low impedance and the cochlear fluid's high impedance. However, in aquatic mammals, such as whales, there is no great difference between the outer and inner environments...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1185000
Chesapeake Fossils
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A nice intact cast (organism not shell) clam fossil showing the hinge a partial rear foot. This species would have gained food by filtering the water. This organism would have lived in the Oligocene Epoch (Tertiary Period) making it 26 million to 38 million years old. This species was just prior to whales, dolphins and purpose. Found at Monroe Bay, Westmoreland County, Virginia along the Potomac River. Measurement is 3 ¾ inches long by 3 inches wide by 2 inches thick.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1183631
Chesapeake Fossils
$10.00
Busycon is a genus of very large edible sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks, in the family Buccinidae. These snails are commonly known in the U.S. as whelks or Busycon whelks. Busycon comes from the Greek: bous meaning cow and sykon meaning fig; translating to large fig. This is one of the few genera of gastropods in which the shell may coil either to the right or the left. These fossils date to the Cretaceous Period of the Mesozoic Era (65 million to 136 million years ago)...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1183626
Chesapeake Fossils
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Busycon is a genus of very large edible sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks, in the family Buccinidae. These snails are commonly known in the U.S. as whelks or Busycon whelks. Busycon comes from the Greek: bous meaning cow and sykon meaning fig; translating to large fig. This is one of the few genera of gastropods in which the shell may coil either to the right or the left. These fossils date to the Cretaceous Period of the Mesozoic Era (65 million to 136 million years ago)...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1175357
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An outstanding example of a carbon film of a fern from the Paleozoic Era, Carboniferous / Pennsylvanian Period. Very rarely organisms containing a high content of carbon (i.e. plants) are subjected to extreme pressure and heat. These conditions force all gas and liquid from the organism leaving a thin film of carbon residue, forming a silhouette of the original organism. Overall size measures 3.5 inches by 3.5 inches. Age: 300 million to 360 million years old. Location: King George, VA.
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1183624
Chesapeake Fossils
$10.00
Busycon is a genus of very large edible sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks, in the family Buccinidae. These snails are commonly known in the U.S. as whelks or Busycon whelks. Busycon comes from the Greek: bous meaning cow and sykon meaning fig; translating to large fig. This is one of the few genera of gastropods in which the shell may coil either to the right or the left. These fossils date to the Cretaceous Period of the Mesozoic Era (65 million to 136 million years ago)...
All Items : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1185010
Chesapeake Fossils
$25.00
Diploria labyrinthiformis, known by the common name grooved brain coral, is a species of stony coral in the family Faviidae. Found in tropical areas of the west Atlantic Ocean, it has an appearance that makes it familiar to many. This species of reef-building coral has a hemispherical, brain-like shape with a brown, yellow, or gray color. It has characteristic deep, interconnected double-valleys...
 
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