Fossil, Whale /Mātātoka,Tohorā; RA2019.361

Name/Title

Fossil, Whale /Mātātoka,Tohorā

About this object

Large kohatu/rock with layers of fossils of bone engraved in the kohatu. Raised edges of various colours of brown, white and earth tones of red.

Most likely to be a fossil of a baleen whale and approximately 20 million years old.

Field Collector

Glen Wilson

Collection

Glen Wilson

Credit Line

From the collection of Glen Wilson

Object number

RA2019.361

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