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Natural History - Rainbow Shell Fossil Ammonite

Antiquities - Natural History

LOT 095

GBP (£) 20 - 30
EUR (€) 23 - 34
USD ($) 27 - 40
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £12

Jurassic Period, 199-145 million years BP

A natural iridescent shell Parkinsonia sp. ammonite, in white card tray with label reading: 'Ammonite, Parkinsonia sp., Mid Jurassic Age (approx. 170 million years old), Madagascar'. 43 grams, 53mm (2"). [No Reserve]

Very fine condition.

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.

Saturday 25th March 2017 :
Natural History

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The Court House
363 Main Road, Harwich
Essex, CO12 4DN

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