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Koala, Phascolarctos cinereus, VT3266

Physical Description

PR side of a transected koala skull mounted on a historic black painted base. Lower mandible is not present. This specimen is one of a series of skulls used to teach - each bone of the skull has been painted a different colour.

Provenance

Series of skulls prepared for teaching by: Professor Jeffery Parker

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 140 x 170 x 70mm

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