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Three Crinoids and a Vertebra

Auction:
2600M
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2600M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 02, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Three Crinoids and a Vertebra
Crinoids from Yorkshire and Dudley, England, the vertebra from Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Crinoid no. 1499, formation Carboniferous Limestone, woodcrinus dichodactylus, 7 x 7 x 1 in.; crinoid no. 1825, formation wenlock Limestone, Cyathocrinus capillaris 6 x 4 x 1 in.; crinoid no. 1817, Wenlock Limestone, includes Pseudocrinites quadrifaciatus, Cyathocrinus goniodactylus, and Actinocrinus arthriticus, 8 1 / 2 x 7 x 2 in.; the vertebra no. 1394, Plesiosaurus, 5 x 2 x 1 1/2 in.

Provenance: Bryce McMurdo Wright, catalogue labels as listed.

Note: Lot accompanied by catalogue label and conservation photography by Tom Rich.


Estimate $600-900

Keywords

United Kingdom, Dorset, Dudley, Bryce McMurdo Wright, Tom Rich, Crinoid, Crinoidea, Fossils