Library Catalog - Kentucky Historical Society

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Object Name Specimen, Animal
Catalog Number 1939.992
Material(s) Bone;
Dimensions H-5 W-12.25 D-3.25 inches
Description This is a thoracic vertebra that has been fused. It is most likely from an adult bison.
Notes Pleistocene; vertebra found at Big Bone Lick. Most likely Bison bison however it will need to be identified with a comparitive collection to be sure.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Bones
Animals
Bison
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS