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Natural History - Mastodon Bone Carving

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 045

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

Sold for (Inc. premium): £31

NATURAL HISTORY - MASTODON BONE CARVING
Pliocene Period, 5.2 - 2.5 million years BP

A mastodon fossil bone carving from the Island of Java. 92 grams, 69mm (2 3/4"). [No Reserve]

Condition
Fine condition.

Provenance
From an old Bristol paleontological collection, acquired 1950s-1960s.

Footnotes
Mastodons are species of extinct Mammut, distantly related to elephants, that lived during the late Miocene or late Pliocene Period up to their extinction at the end of the Pleistocene 10,000 to 11,000 years ago.

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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