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    Sale 12052

    Science & Natural History

    19 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 172



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    specimens of Beringiaphyllum cupanoides, Davidia antiqua, Viburnum asperum and Zizyphoides flabellum from the Fort Union Formation, Paleocene (circa 64 million years ago) in their original matrix
    8½in. (21.5cm.) wide

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    These leaves come from the geological age that immediately followed the extinction event that famously killed off the dinosaurs.

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