The distinctive bullet-like shell of nautiloids was once divided into gas-filled chambers, which kept the creatures buoyant in the water. They are now fossilised in black limestone and often found in clusters, washed together by the ancient sea currents.
Orthoceras is thought to possess physical healing powers and are considered to increase ones lifespan, helps reduce toxins, stress and anxiety. Healers use Orthoceras fossils to enhance telepathy and stimulate the mind.
Age: approx. 400 million years
Origin: Morocco Cabochon
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