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Date
n.d.
Material
mineral
Catalogue Number
112.03.1002
Description
One half of an ammonite.
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Title
Ammonite Fossil
Date
n.d.
Material
mineral
Dimensions
5.0 cm
Description
One half of an ammonite.
Subject
prehistory
paleontology
Dan McCowan
Louise Diverty
Credit
Gift of Marshall Diverty, Medford, USA, 1969
Catalogue Number
112.03.1002
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Date
prior to 1800
Material
mineral
Catalogue Number
112.03.1016
Description
An ammonite that is in quite good shape except that the tail is missing. There is no parts of the rock attached to it.
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Title
Ammonite Fossil
Date
prior to 1800
Material
mineral
Dimensions
4.5 cm
Description
An ammonite that is in quite good shape except that the tail is missing. There is no parts of the rock attached to it.
Subject
prehistory
paleontology
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1978
Catalogue Number
112.03.1016
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Date
prior to 1800
Material
metal
Catalogue Number
112.03.1001
Description
a small rust coloured meteorite with the top missing exposing the grey metals inside.
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Title
Meteorite
Date
prior to 1800
Material
metal
Description
a small rust coloured meteorite with the top missing exposing the grey metals inside.
Subject
prehistory
geology
Credit
Gift of Forrest (Pat) Oliver Brewster, Banff, 1966
Catalogue Number
112.03.1001
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Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Catalogue Number
104.20.0386
Description
Small pitcher with curly edged rim and small handle, simple geometric designs around body. Iridescent dark brown slip was applied, burnished, and then vessel was tooled to reveal terra cotta clay underneath, then fired. Minor chips in rim. Particles possibly volcanic ash adhered to vessel. Label …
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Title
Pitcher
Date
n.d.
Material
ceramic
Dimensions
6.8 x 4.2 cm
Description
Small pitcher with curly edged rim and small handle, simple geometric designs around body. Iridescent dark brown slip was applied, burnished, and then vessel was tooled to reveal terra cotta clay underneath, then fired. Minor chips in rim. Particles possibly volcanic ash adhered to vessel. Label on bottom in E.S. Morse's handwriting says "Pompeii before A.D. 79".
Subject
households
Edith Morse Robb
Edward S. Morse
Pompeii
prehistory
Credit
Gift of Catharine Robb Whyte, O. C., Banff, 1979
Catalogue Number
104.20.0386
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Date
prior to 1991
Material
paper; glue
Catalogue Number
109.03.1001
Description
Canadian postage stamps depicting four fossils from the Burgess Shale Pre Cambrian and Cambrian Periods.
Title
Stamp
Date
prior to 1991
Material
paper; glue
Description
Canadian postage stamps depicting four fossils from the Burgess Shale Pre Cambrian and Cambrian Periods.
Subject
prehistory
Burgess Shale
fossil
Credit
Gift of Jon Whyte, Banff, 1991
Catalogue Number
109.03.1001
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Trilobite, Ammonite Fossil

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Date
prior to 1800
Material
mineral; paleontology
Catalogue Number
112.03.1017 a,b
Description
(a) trilobite is quite nice, it is on a rock slab 12.4 x 10.8 cm, the trilobite measuring 9.3x4.7 cm, part of the tail is missing.(b) ammonite (9.5x8.7 cm) is actually a shape of an ammonite depressed in a large circular slab of rock measuring 27.0 dia and 2.2 thick.
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Title
Trilobite, Ammonite Fossil
Date
prior to 1800
Material
mineral; paleontology
Description
(a) trilobite is quite nice, it is on a rock slab 12.4 x 10.8 cm, the trilobite measuring 9.3x4.7 cm, part of the tail is missing.(b) ammonite (9.5x8.7 cm) is actually a shape of an ammonite depressed in a large circular slab of rock measuring 27.0 dia and 2.2 thick.
Subject
prehistory
paleontology
Credit
Gift of Pearl Evelyn Moore, Banff, 1978
Catalogue Number
112.03.1017 a,b
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Date
prior to 1800
Material
mineral
Catalogue Number
112.03.1003 a-s
Description
19 pieces of slate and slabs of limestone containing imprints of trilobites, some whole, halves or just parts; many pieces are merely fragments of trilobites:(a) a piece of limestone 2.3cm high x 11.0x6.7cm wide, with a clear, whole, imprint of a small trilobite (3.0x2.0 cm wide); (b) a piece of li…
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Title
Trilobite Fossil
Date
prior to 1800
Material
mineral
Description
19 pieces of slate and slabs of limestone containing imprints of trilobites, some whole, halves or just parts; many pieces are merely fragments of trilobites:(a) a piece of limestone 2.3cm high x 11.0x6.7cm wide, with a clear, whole, imprint of a small trilobite (3.0x2.0 cm wide); (b) a piece of limestone 2.5cm high x 17.3x7.5cm wide, with a clear, whole imprint of a small trilobite (5.7x3.0 cm wide).(c) a piece of slate 1.5 cm high x 9.7x8.0cm wide, almost whole imprints of two trilobites one (5.0x3.0 cm wide ) and the smaller one 2.0x 1.5 cm wide;(d) a piece of slate 1.20 cm high x 16.0x9.0cm wide with an almost whole, but not very clear imprint, of a trilobite, missing head 10.5x5.5cm wide;(e) a piece of limestone 2.50 cm x 11.0 high x14.5 cm wide with an almost whole imprint of a trilobite (6.9x3.8cm wide);(f) a piece of limestone 2.5cm high x 7.5x9.3 cm wide, with a partial imprint of a small trilobite (6.4x3.7 cm wide);(g) a piece of limestone 1.3cm high x 8.7x9.0 cm wide, with a partial imprint of a small trilobite (3.2x2.5 cm wide);(h) a piece of slate 2.4cm high x 7.5x8.5 cm wide, with a partial imprint of a trilobite (3.2x3.0 cm wide);(i) a piece of slate 1.80cm high x 9.0x11.0 cm wide, with an almost whole imprint of a trilobite (6.4x3.7 cm wide);(j) a piece of slate 1.20 cm high x 16.0x9.0cm wide with a partial imprint of a trilobite, missing head, 10.5x5.5cm wide. There is also a partial imprint on the back;(k) a piece of slate 2.2 cm high x 7.3x18.0cm wide with an almost whole imprint of a trilobite, 10.0x5.3cm wide. There is also two partial imprints on the back;(l) a piece of slate 1.2 cm high x 5.0x11.2 cm wide, with about one third of an imprint of a trilobite (3.2x4.5 cm wide);(m) a piece of slate .08cm high x10.3.x7.0 cm wide, with an almost whole imprint of a trilobite (3.2x.9.5x7.2 cm wide);(n) a small (0.80cm high) piece of slate 5.5x7.5 cm wide, with a partial imprint of a trilobite (4.0x5.8 cm wide);(o) a very small (0.80cm) high piece of slate 5.3x2.8 cm wide, with a partial, but very clear, imprint of a trilobite (4.5x2.7 cm wide);(p) a piece of slate 9.2x8.5 cm wide, with a few very small (almost indiscernible) traces of trilobite;(q) a piece of slate 9.5x12.8 cm wide, with a long, but very narrow, trace of the side of a trilobite;(r) a piece of slate that doesn’t seem to have anything distinguishable although it is part of a fossil;(s) a small (0.70cm high) piece of slate 3.7x3.5 cm wide, with a partial imprint of a trilobite (1.9x3.5 cm wide).
Subject
prehistory
paleontology
hobbies
Art Krowchuk
Credit
Gift of Art Krowchuk, Canmore, 1970
Catalogue Number
112.03.1003 a-s
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