Polished Orthoceras Peardrop Fossil

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Dimensions: These vary with individual piece. An average size would be 7 cm x 3 cm. But they can vary. Some are bigger. Some fatter etc.

Each of these fossils is unique. The top side is highly polished and rounded. The back is not polished and is flat.

More About Orthoceras
Orthoceras is related to the squid and the chambered nautilus. It lived 500 million years ago and is now extinct. Orthoceras fossils are most often found on a black background with white and silver flecks. When polished they can look quite striking. It is often said that Orthoceras have protective properties. Spiritually many appreciate the sense of awe holding a fossil such as this can give, holding something that was last alive 400-500 million years ago. 

Orthoceras means “straight horn”. Chambers lined the shell and as the soft body grew it would create a new chamber leaving the old behind. By filling a chamber with air it could achieve some buoyancy and through pushing water out could achieve a level of propulsion. Fossils such as this remind us that energy is transmutable and cannot be destroyed and give us a sense of connection to ancient civilisations who would have also held fossils like these.

UK 1st Class Royal Mail – Flat charge £3.10, or Free on orders over £40

Order by 3pm Monday - Friday (excluding public holidays) & goods leave that day. Delivery after dispatch is 1-3 working days.
 

UK Special Delivery Royal Mail by 1pm next working day – from £8.60

Order by 3pm Monday - Friday (excluding public holidays). Doesn’t deliver on public holidays or Saturdays. Friday orders delivered Monday, you will need to sign for the goods. The exact price is based upon weight of items.


INTERNATIONAL DELIVERY

Choose between Royal Mail post (cheaper and slower) or DHL (more expensive and faster).

• Royal Mail to Europe 3-6 working days after dispatch - from £4.20 (2 kg max.)
• DHL to Europe from 1-2 days after dispatch - from £19.96.
• Royal Mail to Outside Europe 6-10 working days after dispatch - from £6.48 (2 kg max.)
• DHL to Outside Europe from 1-2 days after dispatch - from £25.00.

Order by 3pm for Royal Mail and 12 midday (Monday – Friday) for DHL, for dispatch on that day (Excludes public holidays). Exact price and transit time based on combination of destination and weight of parcel.

RETURNS INFORMATION

We accept returns of unopened / unused products within 60 days, please refer to our FAQ page for more information on this.


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  • 5
    Powerful stone

    Posted by Sara, London on 12th Mar 2015

    I love the price of this fossil, low priced for such a powerful stone - thank you. After cleansing, it's good to sleep with under one's pillow, results are that you begin to listen to yourself more, feel more grounded to Gaia, anxious energies lessen and you allow yourself permission to be in the now. Then after few months - begins the fun and games, as you can use this to enhance your telepathy...