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Museum catalogue: Antarctic Collection


Fossil plant

Accession no.: Y: 2010/38/2
Object name: Fossil plant
Title: Fossil plant
Description: Fossil leaves (glossopteris), collected during the heroic age of exploration and science in the Antarctic.
Classified name:
SPRI theme geology
Current place name Antarctic regions
UDC 56
Geographic UDC (*7)
Getty AAT fossils
Field collection:
Place Antarctic regions
Number of items: 1
Full description:

A piece of rock containing a fossilised glossopteris leaf.

  • Width: 70mm, height: 34mm, length: 165mm