Lot 1977: Natural History - Fossil Crab
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Eocene Epoch, 56-49 million years BP. A Xauthopsis leachi fossil crab from the Isle of Sheppey, Kent, with complete carapace and several legs and claws, one exposed, the others still in matrix on the underside, in white card tray wit A.B. Cotterill Collection, Wollaton, Nottingham, UK, label. 49 grams, 58mm (2 1/4"). Property of a Welsh fossil collector; acquired on the UK art market. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.