Fossil Hunter

Aug 24, 2004 | Collectibles | 0 comments

This man hunts nature for pastime and profit

straitstimes
By Leong Chan Teik
AUG 22, 2004

“Looking for a fresh investment idea? Bill Kan, who collects fossils, has gathered a 100-piece treasure from four decades of rock-splitting.
A an undergraduate, Mr Bill Kan did a year of studies in geology while majoring in engineering in Sydney, Australia. It was only natural that he would visit natural history museums. That helps to explain why he later developed a passion – rare among Singaporeans – for collecting fossils.”

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