05 mai 2016

A rare and unusual petrified wood scholar's rock, Qing Dynasty

Lot 99. A rare and unusual petrified wood scholar's rock, Qing Dynasty. Estimate £2,000 - 3,000 (€2,500 - 3,800). Photo Bonhams. The monolithic section of fossilised wood with a rounded crown and tapering towards the bottom, the heavy material with striations and rings, of a buff ivory colour, with a fitted root wood stand. 30cm (11 3/4in) high (2). Bonhams. AUCTION 23541: ASIAN ART, 10:30 BST - LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE

14 avril 2014

Petrified Wood

Petrified Wood   Petrified Wood   Petrified Wood - Yellow Cat, Utah. Madagascar petrified wood.
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04 août 2013

Pyromorphite, Petrified Wood, Seraphinite, Manganese Oxides, Analcime, Epidote, Byssolite

Epidote covered in Byssolite - Austria Pyromorphite - China Seraphinite - Russia Rainbow Petrified Wood Manganese Oxides in Analcime - Italy
18 décembre 2010

Taffin jewelry @ Christie's. New York Jewels

A collored diamond ring, by Taffin. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd., 2010 Set with a cut-cornered modified rectangular-cut fancy purple-pink diamond, weighing approximately 7.30 carats, within a two row circular-cut diamond surround, mounted in oxidized gold. Estimate $500,000 - $700,000. Price Realized $902,500 With maker's mark for Taffin With report 10544552 dated 21 December 1998 from the GIA Gem Trade Laboratory stating that the diamond is fancy purple-pink, natural color, VVS1 clarity Two multi-gem bead... [Lire la suite]
05 juin 2009

Petrified Wood Sphere. Indeterminate species. Eocene

Petrified Wood Sphere. Indeterminate species. Eocene Beautifully displaying the structure of the ancient tree’s original cellulose and rich, earthy colors, this sphere crafted of petrified wood would make a marvelous conversation piece upon a tabletop or desk. Measures 6 1/4 in - Estimate: $750 - 1,000. Unsold Natural History, 1 Jun 2009. New York. www.bonhams.com
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05 juin 2009

Petrified Sequoia Wood Sphere, Sequoia, Miocene. Vantage, Washington

Petrified Sequoia Wood Sphere, Sequoia, Miocene. Vantage, Washington Fossilized Sequoia wood is rarely encountered. This large sphere, made up of 12 -5 million-year-old fossilized Sequoia wood from Vantage, Washington, displays white and varied brown hues, and clearly exhibits the growth rings of the tree. Offered on a custom wooden swivel stand. Diameter measures 6in - Sold for $915 Natural History, 1 Jun 2009. New York. www.bonhams.com
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25 mai 2009

Tyrant Lizard on the Auction Block Rare Dinosaur Skull to be Offered on June 1 in New York

Rare Tyrannosaurid Skull - Tyrant Lizard from the Age of Dinosaurs. Alioramus remotus. Late Cretaceous. Nemegt Formation, Gobi Desert, Central Asia From the scientific to the superbly decorative, astoundingly unique fossil specimens will be offered by international fine arts auctioneers Bonhams on June 1, 2007 during the firm’s Natural History auction in New York. The 525 lot sale offers a diverse group of high quality and distinctive mineral specimens, gold nuggets, lapidary works of art, gemstones and jewelry as well as... [Lire la suite]
03 août 2008

Petrified Wood Sphere. Madagascar

Petrified Wood Sphere. Madagascar Characterized by its rich coloration with tones of red, brown. It is rare to see a sphere of petrified wood, much less one of such large size, diameter 12in, weighing approximately 42.5 kilos. Sold for $3,600 (Copyright © 2002-2008 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved) Bonhams. Natural History, 22 Jun 2008. 220 San Bruno Street, San Francisco // 7601 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles. www.bonhams.com
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