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Natural History - Citrine 'Porcupine' Mineral Specimen

Antiquities - Natural History

LOT 468

GBP (£) 30 - 40
EUR (€) 35 - 46
USD ($) 38 - 50

Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £1
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A fine formation of orange citrine crystals on a matrix, in white card tray with label reading: 'Citrine Porcupine, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil'. 160 grams, 83mm (3 1/4"). Extremely 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 :
Natural History

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Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £1

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

Auction begins at 10 am GMT

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