Turritella sp

Large Turritella Gastropods
Fossil on Stand

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  • Turritella Gastropods fossil displayed on a fabricated steel stand. Handmade by our Hertfordshire blacksmiths.


    This sandstone block, sourced near Bordeaux, France, contains numerous fossil Turritella gastropods. These specimens date back to the Early Miocene period, specifically the Burdigalian Stage, making them approximately 16-20 million years old. The sandstone has undergone careful preparation to reveal the tops of these shells, resulting in a stunning display.


    Latin Name: Turritella sp

    Fossil Age: 16-20 million years old

    Fossil Size: 7.5 inches

    Stand Height: 6 inch (15.24cm)

    Age: Miocene

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