These classic fossils are very popular with fossil collectors, due to their striking patterns and affordability. They are a perfect gift for an aspiring collector.
Orthocerids are an extinct type of cephalopod (similar to squids, with a cone-shaped shell and tentacles). They lived during the Paleozoic (from approx. 488 to 200 million years ago), in a deep marine environment.
This grouping of polished orthoceras fossils is approx. 10.5" X 9" X 2". Morocco.