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A piece of ‘brain stone’, a kind of petrified coral.

Museum number: M769

Curatorial note

This collection of items was designed to demonstrate the close connection between architectural or man-made sculptural forms and natural forms with this piece of ‘brain coral’ alongside casts of feet, and ribbon mouldings which resemble vertebrae.


If you have any further information about this object, please contact us: worksofart@soane.org.uk