Natural History - Fossil Knightia Fish Group
Antiquities - Natural History
GBP (£) 30 - 40
EUR (€) 36 - 48
USD ($) 38 - 51
Sold for (Inc. premium): £6
Eocene Period, 58-36 million years BP
A group of two fossil Knightia eocaena fish each on a shale matrix, in white card tray with label reading: 'Fossil fish, Knightia eocaena, Wyoming, USA'. 216 grams total, 85-97mm (3 1/2 - 4"). Very fine condition. [2, 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; from Wyoming, USA.
Saturday 25th March 2017 :
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