The Holly Oak Pendant is a fraudulent artifact created as a shell gorget bearing the image of a mammoth on the converse side. It was originally presented in 1889 as an authentic Paleolithic artifact from North America, given the image of the mammoth engraved on it.
An engraving of the mammoth carving from La
France. Note this image is missing its feet.
Mammoth carving on mammoth ivory,
France. Note in this ink
drawing the mammoth's feet are