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LOT 0482

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GBP (£) 4,000 - 6,000
EUR (€) 4,650 - 6,980
USD ($) 5,610 - 8,420

Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £2,970

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Bid History: 1   |   Current bid: £2,970

Natural History - Large Fossil Halisaurus Arambourgi Mosasaur Skeleton

Cretaceous Period, 67-65 million years BP

A large and near complete fossil Halisaurus arambourgi mosasaur skeleton, displaying the skull with full upper and lower jaw together with vertebra, limb bones and ribs, viewed from above, the head and tail curled back; on a matrix with protective plaster backing for display. 22.6 kg, 97cm (38 1/4"). Very fine condition; some restoration. A museum-quality exhibition piece.

Provenance
From a Cambridgeshire collection; accompanied by an identification card; from the phosphate beds, Morocco; this lot has been checked against the Interpol Database of stolen works of art and is accompanied by AIAD certificate number no. 10699-175075.