Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

Otago Museum is open in Level 1. We are using NZ Covid Tracer or Rippl for contact tracing, please download, or use our Wi-Fi on arrival.

Lodoicea maldivica, D76.2217

Physical Description

Large seed of the Coco de mer. Dark brown, in the shape of a double nut. Cut vertically and horizontally so that one quarter hinges open.

Provenance

Returned from the Otago Museum Education Service
Presented to the museum in
Locality:

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 230 x 210 x 135mm

All Rights Reserved