Orthoceras Fossil Polished - 27.89
Large polished Orthoceras Fossil cabochon. The matrix is fashioned into a teardrop shape to feature the shape of the fossil within.
Size: 7.7 x 4.4 x 1.3 cm
Weight: 2.06 oz
Orthoceras: Orthoceras are the fossil remains of extinct marine animals, that are ancestors to the squid. They are from the Ordovician to Triassic periods, making them about 400 million years old. Orthoceras are found in the Atlas Mountains, the Sahara Desert of Morocco, the Alps, Scandinavia and Iowa, USA. When worn, Orthoceras are thought to increase the human life span by reducing toxins, stress and anxiety. Orthoceras fossils also enhance telepathy and stimulate the mind. Traditionally, they have been used to reduce tiredness, exhaustion, low energy, digestive disorders, unsettled stomach, dyspepsia, and rheumatism. Orthoceras fossils are grounding and beneficial to the root chakra. They are also said to be simulating to the thymus and used to treat muscular atrophy, and skeletal system disorders, particularly of the bones of the hands, feet and back. Orthoceras energy is one of motivation and rebirth. It can balance emotions, increase confidence and help one recover from depression. It is a stone of inspiration, empowerment and achievement. Orthoceras are said to bring success. They are also amazing tools for past-life work and learning to appreciate our elders.