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Ofune Site: Excavated whale vertebra
This bone excavated from the cover soil of a dwelling is from a large whale with an estimated length of 14 or 15 m. Bone knives and other artifacts made of whale bone have also been unearthed.
photo courtesy: Hakodate City Government