Object Detail


Brief Description
Baleen from whale stranded at Pakawau. Four plates.
Collection
Accession Number
NPM2008.135.414
Measurements
1 - Part 1 = Height x Width x Length (mm) = 320 x 177 x 410mm
2 - Part 2 = Height x Width x Length (mm) = 330 x 170 x 410mm
3 - Part 3 = Height x Width x Length (mm) = 305 x 175 x 420mm
4 - Part 4 = Height x Width x Length (mm) = 320 x 175 x 412mm
Media and Materials Description
Whale baleen plate, keratin, with baleen bristles or baleen hair on edges. Baleen plate part 4 has a machine cut irregular edge 38mm long, above the bottom edge.

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