Dino Tracks Lead To Phenomenal Martian Rock In Chaitís May 6 Natural History Auction In addition to the Martian meteorite the sale will feature the skull of a baby triceratops, a fossilized dragon skull, a complete dinosaur skeleton and a selection of coprolites and dinosaur eggs.
include an attractive glass-encased display containing both hair and a tusk section from a Mammathus primigenius (woolly mammoth elephant), $1,200-$2,500); group lots of ancient arrow and spear points from North Africa, certified gemstones, and many other mineral specimens Ė from earth and beyond.
I.M. Chaitís Sunday, May 6 Important Natural History auction will commence at 11 a.m. Pacific time at the companyís gallery located at 9330 Civic Center Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. All forms of bidding will be available, including live via the Internet through LiveAuctioneers.com and Artfact.com.
For additional information on any lot in the sale or to obtain a fully illustrated color catalog ($35 + shipping), call 1-800-775-5020 or 310-285-0182; or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the company online at www.chait.com.
Tissint Martian meteorite that fell to earth July 18, 2011; believed to have solidified from lava 400-500 million years ago, extraordinarily rare, est. $200,000-$300,000. I.M. Chait image.