Holoptychius fossil fish

This specimen was collected during scientific excavations of Dura Den by the British Association for the Advancement of Scieince between 1912 and 1914. The fossil fish at Dura Den were first discovered by a Newburgh clergyman, John Anderson in 1836.

  • Material/Medium: Fossil in sandstone
  • Date: coll. 1912-14
  • Creator: n/a
  • Accession number: 1982.346.5
  • Category: Natural HIstory
  • Subject: n/a