Wonderful goniatite fossil that has been polished. The colors on this one are very beautiful, as you can see from the pictures.
Very unique specimen.
It is 1-3/4 inches tall x 1 and 3/4 inches wide.
Wonderful addition to any collection.
The item pictured is the actual item that you would receive.
Goniatite lived during the Carboniferous Period, around 300 million years ago. A single relative survives today, the pearly nautilus of the south Pacific.
Goniatites probably had heads with well developed eyes, as well as grasping tentacles. They swam by squirting water out of their body cavity.