This is a cross-cut round slab of stabilized woolly mammoth ivory (Mammuthus primigenius). This piece can be cut into scales, drilled, sanded, polished etc. to achieve the desired results. The colour of the ivory is a stunning mix of black and dark-blue.
Geological epoch: Pleistocene.
Age: Over 10,000 years.
Origin: Sakha Republic (Yakutia).