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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.


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


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

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