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Natural History - Mastodon Bone Carving

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 045

Estimate
GBP (£) 40 - 60
EUR (€) 47 - 71
USD ($) 52 - 78

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"). Fine condition. [No Reserve]

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 Monday 22nd May 2017 @ Emmanuel Centre, Westminster

Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm


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Tuesday 23rd May 2017 (Day 1) - Antiquities (lot 1 - 580)
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Auction Venue:
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