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October 16, 2014

LOT 717

Lot 717

Large Keichousaurus Hui Fossil, Middle Triassic Period

Large Keichousaurus Hui Fossil, Middle Triassic Period
Lot 717 Details
Large Keichousaurus Hui Fossil, Middle Triassic Period

the well defined 8 inch skeleton in limestone matrix
slab 9.5" x 14.25" — 24.1 x 36.2 cm.

Estimate $700-$900

Realised: $780
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Discovered in 1958 at Guizhou, China, these creatures died under layers of ash as the result of a volcanic explosion 200,000,000 years ago.


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LOT 717

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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