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Natural History Very Large Petrified Wood Section

Antiquities - Natural History


LOT 005

Estimate
GBP (£) 120 - 170
EUR (€) 130 - 190
USD ($) 160 - 220
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £62

NATURAL HISTORY VERY LARGE PETRIFIED WOOD SECTION
Jurassic Period, 199-145 million years BP

A very large tree trunk section of petrified wood with laminated structure. 9.8 kg, 34cm (13 1/2"). [No Reserve]

Condition
Fine condition, a large display piece.

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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Lot No. 005

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

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