• A Cabinet of Curiosities Selec auction at Christies

    Sale 2393

    A Cabinet of Curiosities Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections

    28 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 136

    A GROUP OF SHELLS AND CORAL

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF SHELLS AND CORAL
    Comprising fifteen Scallops, a single large Scallop, a Murex shell and a Lace Coral
    4 in. (10 cm.) the largest scallop illustrated, the Murex 6 in. (15 cm.) high (18)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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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    In accordance with United States laws regarding endangered species, this lot cannot be exported.