- genuine elrathia kingii trilobite fossil
- hand fabricated sterling silver setting with an antiqued finish
- black rubber cord necklace with silver clasp and extender, 17-18.5" - leave a note at checkout if you'd like a different length
- a fun, one of a kind piece that is bold but light and easy to wear!
Trilobites are an extinct marine arthropod that lived from about 521 million to 252 million years ago, making them one of the most successful animals ever to live on Earth. There were over 17,000 different species and their fossils are found in ancient seabeds worldwide. The specimen used to make these earrings is an Elrathia Kingii trilobite from Utah which lived during the middle Cambrian - about 513 to 501 million years ago!
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