Natural History - Amethyst Cathedral Mineral Specimen
Antiquities - Natural History
GBP (£) 250 - 350
EUR (€) 290 - 400
USD ($) 310 - 440
Sold for (Inc. premium): £56
A fine large amethyst 'cathedral' geode, with richly coloured amethyst crystals layered over rock crystal. 7.8 kg, 28.5cm (11 1/4"). Very fine condition. [No Reserve]
From a historic ‘Victorian Museum’ collection; from the stock of Gregory, Bottley & Lloyd (1981-2014); formerly with Gregory, Bottley & Co. (1932-1981) and previously with J. R. Gregory & Co. (1898-1932); originally in the collection of the famous James Reynolds Gregory (1858-1898). This item is part of a historic collection of fossils and minerals which has recently been reviewed by leading geological expert Dr. Ronald Bonewitz.
Saturday 25th March 2017 :
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Lot No. 003