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Natural History - Pyrite, Rhodochrosite and Quartz on Galena Mineral Specimen

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 480

Estimate
GBP (£) 40 - 60
EUR (€) 45 - 68
USD ($) 53 - 80
Additional Fees*

Sold for (Inc. premium): £37

NATURAL HISTORY - PYRITE, RHODOCHROSITE AND QUARTZ ON GALENA MINERAL SPECIMEN

A fine specimen of white quartz, lustrous pyrite and pink rhodochrosite crystals on a galena matrix; in white card tray. 65 grams, 46mm (1 3/4"). [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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The Court House
363 Main Road, Harwich
Essex, CO12 4DN

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Saturday 25th March 2017 :
Natural History

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