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    Sale 12052

    Science & Natural History

    19 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 163

    A LARGE PREDATORY FISH SKULL

    KANSAS, USA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE PREDATORY FISH SKULL
    KANSAS, USA
    the skull and front skeletal remains of, Xiphactinus audax, from the Niobrara Formation, Logan Co., Western Kansas, late Cretaceous (87-82 million years ago)
    27 x 31in. (69 x 78.5cm.)


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