Lot 2032: Natural History - Historic Fossil Shrimp Specimen Group
December 9, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Cretaceous Period, 145-66 million years BP. The fossil tail and part of the carapace of the fossil shrimp Meyeria ornata with adhering matrix, in white card tray with label reading: 'SHRIMP, Meyeria ornata, D. Beds, Speeton Clay, L. Cret., Speeton, Yorks'. 15 grams, 38mm (1 1/2"). Property of a Welsh fossil collector; acquired on the UK art market.
Condition Report: Fine condition. Rare.