• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1195

    A COLLECTION OF SEVENTY VARIOUS CORALS, SHELLS, FISH AND A HORSESHOE CRAB

    Price Realised  

    A COLLECTION OF SEVENTY VARIOUS CORALS, SHELLS, FISH AND A HORSESHOE CRAB
    COMPRISING VARIOUS CORALS, A LARGE QUANTITY OF SMALL SHELLS, TWO SEA- HORSES, FISH AND A HORSESHOE CRAB


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    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
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