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Sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus, VT562

Physical Description

Isolated posterior tooth with a closed pulp cavity. Tooth is longitudinally sectioned, and only one half is present. Entire surface is polished to a smooth texture.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 38 x 51 x 167mm

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