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Natural History - Cut and Polished Fossil Ammonite Pair

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 053

Estimate
GBP (£) 40 - 60
EUR (€) 45 - 67
USD ($) 52 - 78
Additional Fees*

Sold for (Inc. premium): £12

NATURAL HISTORY - CUT AND POLISHED FOSSIL AMMONITE PAIR
200-144 million year BP

A cut and polished ammonite pair showing internal chambers and crystal structure, in white card tray with label reading: 'Ammonite, 144-200 Million Years, Madagascar'. 13 grams total, 32mm (1 1/4"). [2, No Reserve]

Condition
Extremely fine condition.

Provenance
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.

Date
Saturday 25th March 2017 :
Natural History

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

Viewing from noon Monday 4 September 2017

Presentation by Tim Wonnacott: 6pm
Champagne Reception: 6.30 - 9pm

Auctions start 10am GMT (Lunch 1.30 - 2pm)

Tues 5 Sept 2017 (Day 1) - Antiquities (1 - 637)
Wed 6 Sept 2017 (Day 2) - Antiquities (638 - 1026)
- Coins etc (1101 - TBA)

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


Thurs 7 Sept 2017 (Day 3) - Antiquities (l1501 - 2156)
Friday 8 Sept 2017 (Day 4) - Antiquities (l2157 - 2867)
Sat 9 Sept 2017 (Day 5) - Natural History (2868 - 3038)
- Coins etc (3001 - TBA)

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