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Lot 0162
A fine specimen of a pyrite (Fool's gold) with a formation of larger cubic crystals to one side, in white card tray with a label reading: 'Pyrite, Huanuco, Peru'. 564 grams, 64mm (2 1/2"). 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. [No Reserve]


Extremely fine condition.

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Pyrite Mineral Specimen.

Estimate £40 - £60Mar 25, 2017