Index Fossil Necklace
- two brass casts of genuine fossils - a trilobite on top with an ammonite below
- hand fabricated, sterling silver setting with an antiqued, matte finish
- the pendant is 1.75" long and the brass casts are backed in sterling silver
- 20" sterling silver chain - leave a note at checkout if you'd like a different length
Trilobites and ammonites are both index fossils, fossils that are used to identify different geologic periods. To be used as an index, a fossil has to be fairly common, have worldwide distribution, and have evolved different body shapes fairly quickly (geologically speaking).
For more cast fossil jewelry, visit the Curio Collection.
For genuine fossil jewelry, visit the Archean Collection.
For more info on trilobites and why the are the coolest, check out my blog post here.
This item is made to order, please allow 1-3 weeks production time.