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What is this? Myrtle Beach find

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PSchleis

No idea. Kind of reminds me of a sea urchin, but not quite. Also reminds me of the kind of "hat" an acorn wears. It's got a little peak to it. Animal? Plant? (Side view and better top view added below in a post.)

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Tidgy's Dad

Shark dermal denticle? 

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Al Dente

Broken piece of shark or bony fish centrum.

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PSchleis
30 minutes ago, Al Dente said:

Broken piece of shark or bony fish centrum.

I definitely see how you came to that conclusion from the underside. I have several centrums. But this thing is only as thick as cardboard, and the topside has a very distinctive pattern to it. I can't find any samples of centrums that have that kind of feature on one side. Have you seen that sort of thing before?

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PSchleis

Here's a better photo of the top, and a view of the side.P1120226.thumb.JPG.48824823bb0ae9b02b57cdf39378a03b.JPGP1120228.thumb.JPG.39c0774c45d656f808c9c939d6275edb.JPG

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sixgill pete

I agree completely with Al Dente. Definately a broken piece of centrum. The part you are calling the topside, is the section you normally do not see. 

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Rockwood

The in side.

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Darktooth

The upside, down.;)

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