The root is absolutely flawless with the absence of any hydration cracks, nicks or chips. The bourlette is a deep chocolate color and flows almost seamlessly into the enamel which is a beautiful slate grey/green.
Most important, the serrations are in fantastic shape and the tip serration is 100% intact! Weighing in at 13.7oz this is an extremely heavy tooth for a lower jaw position with a very robust shape. The tooth exhibits a very rare trait and can actually stand on its root!
Without a doubt one of the top 1% of teeth found in this type of preservation. Museum quality, grade A+, this type of tooth does not come around very often and usually goes right into a private collection. The item "5.7 Southeast Asian Megalodon Shark Tooth. Ultra Rare, Best on eBay" is in sale since Friday, December 27, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Fossils\Vertebrates\Shark Teeth". The seller is "megalodon478" and is located in Pelham, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.