This tooth belonged to an "Otodus Obliquus" Shark. It was prehistoric shark related to the modern mackerel shark. Scientists estimate that it may have grown up to 30' in length. Ododus was a wide-spread species, its remains have been found in Africa, Asia, North America, and Europe. The Teeth of this shark are large (up to 4") with smooth cutting edges.
These teeth are in great condition featuring great detail and color.
Dimensions: Sizes range from 1 3/4" - 2 1/2" L
Provenance: Phosphate mines of Khouribgha, Morocco
Age: Paleocene 65.5 - 55.8 MYO
Type: Representative specimen