Specimen 109910

Notes : Dewald du Plessis, Ralph Bousfield, 1996, 1 piece. In association with Clarias gariepinus bone fragments, Segmentorbis angustus and Pila occidentalis shells, pieces of azurite, specularite and nephrite, Late Stone Age and Iron Age archaeology, and modern bullets. The Late Stone Age beads to the left are made from Ostrich eggshells. Early Pleistocene to Recent (2-0 mya), but estimated to from archaeology to be Late Pleistocene to Recent (30-0 kya). Lacustrian, pan surface. Jack’s Camp Museum catalogue numbers UA/QP/00395.
Dimensions : 7 mm, 8 mm
Geological Context : Phanerozoic, Cenozoic, Quaternary, Pleistocene, Early Pleistocene to Recent (2-0 mya), Kalahari
Location : Botswana, Central District, Gweta, -20.4955333333, 25.1839666667
Classification : Southern Ostrich, Animalia, Chordata, Aves, Struthioniformes, Struthionidae, Struthio, Struthio camelus, Struthio camelus australis