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Photo Credit

Laurel Lamb, Curator, University of Arkansas Museum

Object Date

126,000 - 12,000 years old

Object Type

Mammuthus columbi

Date

Spring 5-1-2021

Description

This entry’s photograph features the skull of a Columbian mammoth. It was discovered near Hazen, Arkansas in May 1965 during road construction. Columbian mammoths were widely distributed in southeast North America during the late part of the Pleistocene Epoch.

Object Housed

University of Arkansas Museum

Object Accession Number

0065-0169-0001

Image Location

 
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