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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Fossils ➔ Shell Fossil, Brachiopod

Identifier:
2017.33.12
Description:
This brachiopod is a shell preserved in a gray-brown colored rock. Its origins are unknown and in fossil form, it is a solid outline of the shell. The living brachiopod has valves which would be hinged at the rear end, while the front would be opened for feeding or closed for protection.
Materials:
Fossil
Dimensions:
1 1/8"" h 1 3/4"" w 3/4"" d
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift of Dan R. Jones
Maker/Donor
Judith N. Jones
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