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Natural History Australian Agate Creek Cut and Polished 'Thunder Egg' Pair

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 007

Estimate
GBP (£) 120 - 170
EUR (€) 140 - 200
USD ($) 150 - 210

Sold for (Inc. premium): £105

NATURAL HISTORY AUSTRALIAN AGATE CREEK CUT AND POLISHED 'THUNDER EGG' PAIR

Two halves of a nodule of Australian 'Thunder Egg', cut and polished to reveal yellow, red and buff colours to the centre. 1.16kg total, 13.5cm (5 1/4"). Extremely fine condition. [2, No Reserve]

Provenance
From the historic ‘Victorian Museum’ and later collection of Gregory, Bottley & Lloyd (Gregory's); formerly Gregory, Bottley & Co. (1932-1981) and previously J. R. Gregory & Co. (1898-1932); originally James Reynolds Gregory (1858-1898). This item is part of the collection of fossils and minerals which has recently been reviewed by leading geological expert Dr. Ronald Bonewitz.

Date
Saturday 25th March 2017 :
Natural History

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Auction Venue:
The Court House
363 Main Road, Harwich
Essex, CO12 4DN

Viewing: Monday 20 Feb 2017: 12 noon - 9 pm

Champagne Reception: 6 - 9 pm, with a free seminar by Dr. Jack Ogden at 6pm 'A Touch of Colour: Gems in Ancient and Medieval Rings'

Auction begins at 10am GMT

Tuesday 21 Feb 2017: Antiquities (Lot 1 - 538)
Wednesday 22 Feb 2017: Antiquities (Lot 539 - 822)
Wednesday 22 Feb 2017: Coins (Lot 1001 - 1376)

Auction Venue:
The Court House
363 Main Road
Harwich
Essex, CO12 4DN

Thursday 23 Feb 2017: Antiquities (Lot 1401 - 2127)
Friday 24 Feb 2017: Antiquities (lot 2128 - 2876)
Saturday 25 Feb 2017: Coins (lot 3001 - 3764)

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