This mammoth ivory Whale Tail pendant carving has unusual and highly valued green striations running thru it caused by the minerals (vivianite) that have leached in and changed the color of the ivory. Time has made this an exquisite one-of-a-kind piece. The back of the piece of a lovely light tan color and since both sides are highly polished it can be worn either way.
The Whale Tail pendant hangs 1 1/2″ and is 3/4″ at its widest. It comes complete with a 20″ sterling silver chain. This piece is packaged in a gift box.
Note: The Mammoth ivory in this pendant was found in Russia and came to the US by way of China. Russian mammoth ivory is some of the finest in the world. Estimates on the age of mammoth ivory is around 10,000 years old. Mammoth ivory is legal to import and export and sell in most US states except for a few states, therefore I will not sell or ship this item to HI, NV, IL, CA, NY, NJ, NH, VT, or DC.
A refund will be issued if the shipping or credit card address is any of these states.