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Object Name Extracrinus briareus
Variety
Object Description Formerly called Pentacrinus briareus
Wood framed slab of light gray, fine grained limestone with exoskeletal remains of fossilized sea lilies, Pentacrinus sp. (star shaped column sections) and Extracrinus briareus (pentagonal column sections). There are also at least eight crowns including calyx and numerous free arms.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin United Kingdom/England/Dorset County/Lyme Regis
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Dimensions H-3.2 W-19.6 L-50.8 cm
Catalog Number 00.13115