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Azolla primaeva fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light beige colored shale has a rusty color water formation and small fine lines on one side. The other side has three small dark brown marks the longest measuring 1.75cm in length and rust color on the edge. Fossil has jagged edges.
Other Names
WATER FERN
PLANT
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light beige colored shale has a rusty color water formation and small fine lines on one side. The other side has three small dark brown marks the longest measuring 1.75cm in length and rust color on the edge. Fossil has jagged edges.
History Of Use
Water fern fossil or Azolla Primaeva was located at the Driftwood fossil beds.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
7
Length
16
Depth
0.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.40.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts819
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Petrified fossil is brown in color with black lines separating the layers. Some of the layers are a dark grey color ranging to a light cream color. One side has a smooth cut from a rock saw and the opposite side is rough with white minerals all over.
Other Names
petrified wood
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Petrified fossil is brown in color with black lines separating the layers. Some of the layers are a dark grey color ranging to a light cream color. One side has a smooth cut from a rock saw and the opposite side is rough with white minerals all over.
History Of Use
No information on where this fossil was located.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
5
Length
7
Depth
2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.35.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts826
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-This light-beige colored shale has a rusty colored ring around the outer edge with a dark brown pine needle imprint measuring 8.5cm in length. B-This light-beige colored shale has the same dark pine needle imprint as described in (A) summary although portion of shale has chipped away directly on …
Other Names
Pine needles
Plant
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A-This light-beige colored shale has a rusty colored ring around the outer edge with a dark brown pine needle imprint measuring 8.5cm in length. B-This light-beige colored shale has the same dark pine needle imprint as described in (A) summary although portion of shale has chipped away directly on the impression, a 2cm section is missing.
History Of Use
These two fossils from Driftwood Creek are two halves and a mirror image of themselves. They feature a pine needle impression.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
11
Length
17.5
Depth
2.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.40.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts831
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-Straight edge light-beige colored shale with rust colored outside edge with a small dark brown imprint of small twig with tiny needles. Imprint measures 7.5cm and little branches total four with clear detailing on needles. Total measurements of shale is 19.5cm in length 13.5cm wide and .75cm th…
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A-Straight edge light-beige colored shale with rust colored outside edge with a small dark brown imprint of small twig with tiny needles. Imprint measures 7.5cm and little branches total four with clear detailing on needles. Total measurements of shale is 19.5cm in length 13.5cm wide and .75cm thick. B-Small light-beige colored shale has dark imprint of small sprig with tiny needles covering most of the sample. Specimen is similar to one listed in (A). Measurements of shale include 6.5cm in length, 3cm wide and .2cm thick. C-Grey, brown shale has straight edges with basic rectangular shape and a dark brown oval leaf in the center. The veins and edges of leaf is distinct and clear, however a small portion of imprint is missing. Leaf impression measures 5cm in length by 1.75cm wide. The total measurements of shale is 7.5cm in length, 5.5cm wide and .75cm thick.
History Of Use
Fossils were located at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions are included in Object Description.
Accession No.
1987.40.9 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts841
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A-This dark, brown imprint is 5.5cm in length by 1cm thick with the center tapered inwards on a light-brown shale fossil. Some of the fossil has lifted off near end. Measurments include 22.5cm in length by 5.5cm in width. B-This dark, brown imprint is 6.5cm in length by 1cm thick with the center …
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A-This dark, brown imprint is 5.5cm in length by 1cm thick with the center tapered inwards on a light-brown shale fossil. Some of the fossil has lifted off near end. Measurments include 22.5cm in length by 5.5cm in width. B-This dark, brown imprint is 6.5cm in length by 1cm thick with the center tapered inwards on a light-brown shale fossil. Some of the fossil has lifted off near the end. Measurements include 20cm in length by 6cm in width.
History Of Use
This fossil which is part of collection from Carl Drake of California has not been identified, however it does resemble plant-like object.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
See Object Description for dimensions.
Accession No.
1987.49.3 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts842
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
A- Light-brown colored shale has a 2cm by 1cm dark-brown stem-like imprint near edge of shale with some tiny fern-like leaves staggered around stem. Measurments include 9cm in length by 8.5cm in width and .2cm thick. B- Dark grey-brown colored shale has a small 3cm dark brown fern imprint in one co…
Other Names
Water fern
Plant
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
A- Light-brown colored shale has a 2cm by 1cm dark-brown stem-like imprint near edge of shale with some tiny fern-like leaves staggered around stem. Measurments include 9cm in length by 8.5cm in width and .2cm thick. B- Dark grey-brown colored shale has a small 3cm dark brown fern imprint in one corner and a small 1.75cm by 1cm dark brown stem-like object near edge. Measurements include 9cm in length by 5.5cm in width and .2cm thick.
History Of Use
These fossils have been identified as a water ferns.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1987.49.4 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts847
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-ochre colored shale has an 1.5cm orangey outline around half of the shale sample with a small 4.5cm section of a plant with needle-like leaves and stem in a darker brown color.
Other Names
Plant
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-ochre colored shale has an 1.5cm orangey outline around half of the shale sample with a small 4.5cm section of a plant with needle-like leaves and stem in a darker brown color.
History Of Use
Plant fossil is a small sprig with needle-like leaves, the original catalogue card suggest it may be a Glyptostrobus.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
13.5
Length
19
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.49.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts911
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small fossil of a leaf imprinted on thin light-brown shale. The leaf imprint us dark brown and measures 3cm in length by 1.8cm in width. Veins and edges on leaf are distinct.
Other Names
leaf
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Small fossil of a leaf imprinted on thin light-brown shale. The leaf imprint us dark brown and measures 3cm in length by 1.8cm in width. Veins and edges on leaf are distinct.
History Of Use
This fossil was found by the donor, Kip Beck at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds. The fossil beds date to the Eocene Period, 43 - 52 million years ago.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
12.2
Length
13.3
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1989.4.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts965
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale has a rusty-colored section of rock on one side and the partial willow leaf impression which is a dark brown color revealing some tiny veins on leaf. Fossil imprint is not complete as parts are missing.
Other Names
Leaf
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige colored shale has a rusty-colored section of rock on one side and the partial willow leaf impression which is a dark brown color revealing some tiny veins on leaf. Fossil imprint is not complete as parts are missing.
History Of Use
Partial willow leaf was identified by Tony L'Orsa and suggested it was called a Salix.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
4
Length
6
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1990.30.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1440
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige shale is a square shape with a small 1cm long dark brown leaf imprint near edge. The stem and veins in the leaf are distinct and easily visible.
Other Names
Leaf
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige shale is a square shape with a small 1cm long dark brown leaf imprint near edge. The stem and veins in the leaf are distinct and easily visible.
History Of Use
Fossil located at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds and part of the Gordon Harvey collection.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
5.5
Length
6.5
Depth
0.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.21.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1441
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale has slight rust tinge throughout with a dark-brown imprint of small 1cm oval leaf with distinct stem and veins.
Other Names
Leaf
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige colored shale has slight rust tinge throughout with a dark-brown imprint of small 1cm oval leaf with distinct stem and veins.
History Of Use
Fossil located at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds and part of the Gordon Harvey collection.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
8.5
Length
11.5
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.21.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1443
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale has rust colored 2cm wide outline with a small dark-brown imprint of a fern-like leaf. Impression is small and there are scattered smaller leaves thoughout sample.
Other Names
Plant
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige colored shale has rust colored 2cm wide outline with a small dark-brown imprint of a fern-like leaf. Impression is small and there are scattered smaller leaves thoughout sample.
History Of Use
Fossil was located at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds. This fossil is part of the Gordon Harvey collection.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
7
Length
8
Depth
0.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.21.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
2 pieces of the same fossil; mirror-image. Light beige piece of shale with 2 dark brown fossilized leaves. The leaves are clearly fossilized with veins and other details visible.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
2 pieces of the same fossil; mirror-image. Light beige piece of shale with 2 dark brown fossilized leaves. The leaves are clearly fossilized with veins and other details visible.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small fossilized leaf. The fossil is light beige shale with the leaf's outline visible in a darker brown. The fossil is in two pieces and is held together by cardboard strips on the back.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Small fossilized leaf. The fossil is light beige shale with the leaf's outline visible in a darker brown. The fossil is in two pieces and is held together by cardboard strips on the back.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 l
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts4145
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Small light-beige fossil in two pieces. On the front is a darker brown fossilized leaf, with the stem and veins visible. Approximately 3/4 of the leaf is visible in the fossil.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Small light-beige fossil in two pieces. On the front is a darker brown fossilized leaf, with the stem and veins visible. Approximately 3/4 of the leaf is visible in the fossil.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 f
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts4146
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Very small fragment of a fossilized leaf. Light-beige shale in colour, with slightly darker brown imprint of the circular leaf on the front. Only the top portion of the leaf is visible.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Very small fragment of a fossilized leaf. Light-beige shale in colour, with slightly darker brown imprint of the circular leaf on the front. Only the top portion of the leaf is visible.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 o
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts4148
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale that has an iimprint of a leaf in a slightly darker brown tone. The fossil has a chip in the surface. The stem and veins of the leaf are visible, with only the upper portion missing.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige colored shale that has an iimprint of a leaf in a slightly darker brown tone. The fossil has a chip in the surface. The stem and veins of the leaf are visible, with only the upper portion missing.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light beige coloured shale with a fossilized leaf on the front. The fossil is in 5 seperate pieces, held together by various pieces of cardboard and glue on the back. The leaf is dark brown, with stem and veins visible.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light beige coloured shale with a fossilized leaf on the front. The fossil is in 5 seperate pieces, held together by various pieces of cardboard and glue on the back. The leaf is dark brown, with stem and veins visible.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Accession No.
1974.106.1 d
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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Fossil

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Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Fossils are mounted to a triangular green wooden board with ten assorted imprint attached. Samples include plant and insect fossils which are numbered.
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Fossils are mounted to a triangular green wooden board with ten assorted imprint attached. Samples include plant and insect fossils which are numbered.
History Of Use
Ten driftwood fossils mounted on a triangular green board.
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Height
1.3
Width
29
Length
25
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.38.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fossil

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1445
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Description
Light-beige colored shale has a two diamond shaped samples mounted together on a wooden board. There is a rust colored outline extending the perimeter of the sample with mirror image of two Sequoia leaves and a fern-like image near the bottom. Cracked on the bottom of sample near fern-like image. "…
Other Names
plant fossil
Category
NATURAL HISTORY
Sub-Category
FOSSIL, FLORA
Description
Light-beige colored shale has a two diamond shaped samples mounted together on a wooden board. There is a rust colored outline extending the perimeter of the sample with mirror image of two Sequoia leaves and a fern-like image near the bottom. Cracked on the bottom of sample near fern-like image. "Donated by Gordon Harvey" is written on the back.
History Of Use
Fossil has sample of Sequoia or Redwood leaves and a fern-like image. This fossil is mounted on a wooden board and is in two halves which are a mirror image of themselves. Located at the Driftwood Creek fossil beds, this fossil dates back to the Eocena
Material
MINERAL/ROCK-SEDIMENTARY;
Width
2
Length
28
Depth
1.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.21.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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