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Natural specimen
Unknown
Title
"Black Abalone" mollusk (Haliotis corrugata), found in waters of California and Mexico
Date
no date
Medium
Shell
Dimensions
6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Credit Line

The Bayou Bend Collection, gift of the estate of Miss Ima Hogg

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
B.79.2
Classification
Stone Carving, Shell & Ivory
Provenance

Miss Ima Hogg; Estate of Miss Ima Hogg, 1975; given to MFAH, 1979