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Natural History - Polished Amethyst Tree

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 413

Estimate
GBP (£) 30 - 40
EUR (€) 34 - 45
USD ($) 40 - 53
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £6

NATURAL HISTORY - POLISHED AMETHYST TREE

A gemstone tree consisting of a brass trunk and branches tipped with polished amethysts, mounted on a section of amethyst geode. 280 grams, 12cm (4 3/4"). [No Reserve]

Condition
Very 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

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Saturday 25th March 2017 :
Natural History

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