Moa droppings; Animal; Dated over 3000 years old; CR2012.588.4


Moa droppings

About this object

Moa droppings found under an over hanging rock opposite Riley's Beach, Cromwell in 1992. They have been dated at 3000 years old and stored in a plastic bag. It is part of a collection of items in a floral box from the estate of Ron Murray.



Date Made

Dated over 3000 years old

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Cromwell

Medium and Materials

Animal dung


L 35mm X W 30mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Animals & birds

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Animal parts

Object number


Copyright Licence  

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