Description: (lot of 5) Fossilized prehistoric seacow bones, accompanied by two plexiglass stands, including: (1) Trichechus species (manatee) rib, Pleistocene epoch; (4) Metzxytherium floridanus (dougong) bones, Miocene epoch, (one) rib fragment, (one) back of skull with visible brain pan, (one) large vertebra fragment, (one) vertebra ventral spine fragment; largest: approx 2"h, 9"l, 1.75"d; 3.75lbs total**Provenance: From the estate of James Dolan Jr. (1937-2017), Director of Collections at the San Diego Zoo until 2002** Start Price: $80.00
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