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Pink flamingo neck
in the X-ray indicate zones with some
Cotton was used as a filling in the flamingo
radiographic density that could indicate a
neck. The rest of the body´s fillings has not yet
general filling made with cotton bolls.
been studied in detail. However, whitish spots
Figure 13: Fiber corresponding to the golden eagle´s fil er:
jute.
Figure 15: Study of the metal skeleton of golden eagle: A)
piece of the metal skeleton of the golden eagle; B) EDS
spectrum microanalysis of the armor of the golden eagle.
Figure 14: Fiber corresponding to the pink flamingo´s fil er:
cotton.
Figure 16: Study of the metal skeleton of pink flamingo: A) piece of the metal skeleton of the pink flamingo; B) EDS spectrum
microanalysis in the armor of the pink flamingo.
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