Fossil and Modern Cricket Display
Lot 3001
Fossil and Modern Cricket Display
Sold for US$ 427 inc. premium
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Natural History New York
17 May 2011 13:00 EDT

Auction 19371
Lot Details
Fossil and Modern Cricket Display
Order: Orthoptera
Cretaceous
Santana Formation, Brazil

The fossil cricket offered here is a finely detailed and well-preserved specimen which has been prepared under a microscope. It is displayed beside a modern cricket encased in acrylic. Prepared and mounted by Annesuse Raquet-Schwickert of Germany. Offered on a handmade stainless steel base.
Measures 6.5 x 6 x 2.5; fossil specimen measures 0.75in
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