Natural History - Kalahari Desert Windstone Group
Antiquities - Natural History
GBP (£) 40 - 60
EUR (€) 46 - 69
USD ($) 50 - 75
Sold for (Inc. premium): £37
Group of five wind-rounded pebbles with their individual hollowed out 'nests', from the Kalahari Desert region, western Africa; each set provided with a hessian draw-ribbon pouch. 1.2 kg total, 2.5-10cm (1-4"). Fine condition. [10, 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. 393