Re: stone or fossil? (incl jpg)

Paul Myers (
Sat, 09 Nov 1996 08:04:44 -0500

In article <5602kc$>,
(Barend Maaskant) wrote:

> Hi everyone.
> I have a question.
> On the beach of Domburg (i Holland, near Flushing) I found a remarkable
peace of stone. If it is a stone.
> I just found it between shells on a place where more often fossils are
found: most of them
> are from small sea-animals like the sea urchin.
> I enclose a picture (stones.jpg) UUencoded.
> Can anybody tell from this picture what it is?
> Is it an arrowhead or some fossil?

I'm afraid it doesn't look very remarkable to me. Do you have any reason
other than a rough bilateral symmetry to think it might be unusual?

Paul Myers Department of Biology Temple University Philadelphia, PA 19122