In the 19th Century, enterprising craftsmen would carve snake-like heads on to the ammonites
they had picked up and sell them to tourists as souvenirs.
Waagen's (1879;1895) monumental study of the Permian and early Triassic Ammonite
fauna of the Salt Range has made this area a classic global Early Triassic locality and for documenting the disruption between the late Permian to Early Triassic faunal realm.
Revision and new data of the ammonite
family Pseudotissotiidae in the Iberian Trough, Spain.
Rashi (to TB Gittin 38a) cites the abovementioned exchange between Jephthah and the Ammonite
king as the Talmud's source for the assumption that Sihon conquered land from Ammon.
Ancient Israelites understood their generational struggles against their enemies, especially the Ammonites
, Moabites and Edomites.
Their entry tackles the discovery of the ammonite
fossils (above) found in Mansalay, Oriental Mindoro.
The insertion given in 4QSam (a) gives additional background information for the account of the Ammonite
campaign against Jabesh-gilead.
Studies on sequence stratigraphy from separated marine Cenomanian successions with a high-resolution ammonite
biostratigraphy have demonstrated that sea-level changes are globally synchronous and therefore eustatic in origin (Anglo-Paris basin, Robaszynski et al.
8220;It's hard to imagine the biting force of this ancient beast, which would have dwarfed the largest crocodile and doubled the length of a great white shark,” says Jim Lovisek, who appeared in spring 2014 on CBC's Four Rooms, where he sold a rare ammonite
said Jesse, picking up a big lump of ammonite
from her case.
He covers who the Ammonites
were and where they lived, the archaeology of the Amman Plateau in Jordan, epigraphic sources for Ammonite
history, biblical and post-biblical sources, Neo-Assyrian and Neo-Babylonian imperialism, the economy of the Amman Plateau, and societal change in the Iron Age.
For the collector type, you can find cufflinks in the limited edition 'Silver Ammonite
' line made from rare natural ammonite
fossils developed millions of years ago from the Jurassic and Paleozoic eras.