Fossil & modern dragonfly
Lot 2068
Fossil Dragonfly and Modern Dragonfly
US$ 1,250 - 1,500
£740 - 890
Lot Details
Fossil Dragonfly and Modern Dragonfly
Order: Odonata; Cordulagomphus sp.
Cretaceous
Crato Formation, Brazil

Two dragonfly specimens – one from the Age of Dinosaurs and the other from modern times – are exhibited side-by-side in this stylish contemporary display. The wings of the Cretaceous dragonfly exhibit remarkable preservation, which can be directly compared to the accompanying modern dragonfly displayed in an acrylic encasement.
Measures 10 x 3 x 7in, specimen measures 1.75in
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  1. Tom Lindgren
    Auction Administration - Natural History
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