What is this bone? Puffin beak ? Spoon billed bird? Looking for help, found in Prince William Sound Alaska on the beach. The only guess I have is a puffin but the thin ridge makes me think other wise.

What is this bone? Puffin beak ? Spoon billed bird? Looking for help, found in Prince William Sound Alaska on the beach. The only guess I have is a puffin but the thin ridge makes me think other wise.

Septarian nodule, Mastodon tooth, mammoth tooth? I’m making the claim that this is a beak, possibly belonging to a cephalopod. I’m ready for some back-lash!!! Found in Iowa, very distinct odor comes from this when exposed to vinegar.

Septarian nodule, Mastodon tooth, mammoth tooth? I’m making the claim that this is a beak, possibly belonging to a cephalopod. I’m ready for some back-lash!!! Found in Iowa, very distinct odor comes from this when exposed to vinegar.

The Olmec cylinder seal from San Andrés, Tabasco, Mexico. ca. 650 BCE. The seal depicts two speech scrolls that emanate from the beak of a bird and terminate in two columns of grouped glyphic elements. [1800 x 576]

The Olmec cylinder seal from San Andrés, Tabasco, Mexico. ca. 650 BCE. The seal depicts two speech scrolls that emanate from the beak of a bird and terminate in two columns of grouped glyphic elements. [1800 x 576]