ONLINE AUCTION | July. 19 12:00pm - July. 29 12:00pm

DR. GREGORY ARTIFACTS

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount for payments by cash or debit only - no discount for credit card or e-Transfer payments)

From the estate of Dr. David Gregory of Union, Ontario, this session features a collection of prehistoric fossils (a Hyphalosaurus marine reptile fossil encased in stone, dinosaur teeth from a Spinosaur, low tusk from a Miocene Period rhinoceros, etc.), a spectacular selection of geodes, taxidermy, ancient pottery, Asian carvings and much more of interest.

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1001

DINOSAUR FOOTPRINTS

Two footprints on an approximately 45.7 x 40.6 x 5.1cm (18 x 16 x 2in) stone slab with tag identifying them as Thecondont prints, Triassic period from Grandy, Massachusetts, USA from the collection

Starting Bid: $10
1002

TRIBAL WOOD MASK

Carved wooden mask from Côte d'Ivoire, West Africa, height 41.9cm (16 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1003

CHINESE JADE CONG

Large jade carving in the style of the Liangzhu culture of square form with circular inner part, the exterior carved in 35 "face pattern" sections, length 1.14m (45in); two lucite stands included w

Starting Bid: $10
1004

DOCTOR'S PHARMACEUTICAL CASE

Antique leather doctor's tablet triturate case produced by Parke Davis & Co., Walkerville, Ontario

Starting Bid: $10
1005

AMMONITE FOSSIL

Labeled as 359 million years old from the Sahara desert - approximately 33 x 27.9cm (13 x 11in)

Starting Bid: $10
1006

STONE ARTIFACTS

Large quantity stone artifacts including points

Starting Bid: $10
1007

DINOSAUR TOOTH

Spinosaur tooth in display case, length 10.2cm (4in); late Cretaceous period, circa 100 to 94 million years ago

Starting Bid: $10
1008

SHIP-IN-A-BOTTLE

Glass model of "Cutty Sark" in a 39.4cm (15 1/2in) long bottle on wood stand

Starting Bid: $10
1009

LATE CRETACEOUS PERIOD FOSSIL

Mosasaur vertebrae fossil, height 13.3cm (5 1/4in) - the Mosasaur is an extinct aquatic reptile that lived during the Late Cretaceous; they were first discovered in a limestone quarry at Maastricht

Starting Bid: $10
1010

ARTIFACTS, ETC.

Interesting assortment of petrified wood, bone, fossils, rock samples, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1011

ROCK CRYSTAL FORMATION

Red aragonite, length 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1012

TAXIDERMY

"Mountain Lion Cub" labeled as from the Cincinnati Zoo - height 28.6cm (11 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1013

SINOCERAS ANGLE FOSSIL SPECIMENS

Polished Sinoceras angle fossils, the stone slab measures approximately 45.7 x 27.9cm (18 x 11in)

Starting Bid: $10
1014

VINTAGE FLY FISHING ROD

Three-section bamboo rod with fabric case

Starting Bid: $10
1015

THREE EGG-SHAPED STONE FOSSILS

3 Moroccan stones, the largest measuring 15.2cm (6in) high

Starting Bid: $5
1016

STONE ARTIFACTS

Large quantity with some appearing unfinished or damaged

Starting Bid: $10
1017

METEORITE

Chondrite breccia meteorite identified as original to NWA 869, Northwest Africa, weight 717.9 grams; NWA 869 is a chondrite found in Northwest Africa made of breccia (composed of fragments of other

Starting Bid: $10
1018

THREE METEORITES

Original to NWA 869, Northwest Africa - combined weight 104.5 grams

Starting Bid: $10
1019

THREE QUARTZ ROCK FORMATIONS

Each on wood display stand, largest is 16.5cm (6 1/2in) long

Starting Bid: $10
1020

CHINESE CLOISONNE VASE

Height 23.5cm (9 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1021

DINOSAUR TOOTH FOSSIL

Spinosaur tooth - length 13.3cm (5 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1022

AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE

Height 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
1023

LATE MIOCENE ERA FOSSIL

Rhinoceros low tusk, length 14.6cm (5 3/4in) - this early rhinoceros, the Teleoceras, lived during the Miocene period in North America and was the last to survive on this continent, finally dying o

Starting Bid: $10
1024

ANTIQUE ARMY HELMET

In the style of a British Brodie with a faded red painted rectangle

Starting Bid: $10
1025

LARGE QUARTZ GEODE

Approximately 38.1 x 29.2cm (15 x 11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1026

ARTIFACTS

Petrified wood, pottery, shell, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1027

EIGHT STONES

7 Moroccan stone fossil eggs and a 21.6cm (8 1/2in) long pear-shaped (chipped)

Starting Bid: $10
1028

THREE ALABASTER JEWEL BOXES

Made in Pakistan with brass fittings, larger pair are 20.3 x 15.2 x 7.6cm (8 x 6 x 3in)

Starting Bid: $10
1029

DINOSAUR EGG FOSSIL

Purchased many years ago from the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show as a Hadrosaurus dinosaur egg, height 10.5cm (4 1/8in) - the Hadrosaurus lived in North America during the Late Cretaceous Period, appr

Starting Bid: $10
1030

STONE ARTIFACTS

Large quantity including damaged/unfinished

Starting Bid: $10
1031

ROCK QUARTZ CHUNKS

16 assorted red aragonite quartz, largest is approximately 12.1cm (4 3/4in) long

Starting Bid: $10
1032

TAXIDERMY DISPLAY

Oak two-door cabinet housing a display of North American native squirrels - case is 1.09m x 1.07m x 34.3cm (43 x 42 x 13 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
1033

REPTILE FOSSIL

Hyphalosaurus fossil, the stone slab measures 25.4 x 72.4cm (10 x 28 1/2in) - Hyphalosaurus was a freshwater aquatic reptile that lived during the early Cretaceous period about 123-120 million year

Starting Bid: $10
1034

THREE INDIGENOUS BASKETS

Split ash, tallest 25.4cm (10in)

Starting Bid: $10
1035

DINOSAUR TOOTH

Spinosaurus tooth - length 7.3cm (2 7/8in)

Starting Bid: $10
1036

HANDMADE WOODEN SHIP MODEL

A large scale and beautifully handcrafted wooden ship with brass engraved nameplate "David G", height 83.8cm (33in) - the auctioneers were informed that this model was custom built for Dr.

Starting Bid: $10
1037

AMETHYST QUARTZ GEODE

A large and exquisite example measuring 27.9cm (11in) high

Starting Bid: $10
1038

ANCIENT PERUVIAN CLOTH

Nazca Tari cloth attributed to pre-800 A.D. - approximately 55.9 x 38.1cm (22 x 15in)

Starting Bid: $10
1039

PREHISTORIC CAVE BEAR TOOTH

Identified as Cave Bear Ursus Spelaeus, 40,000-80,000 years old, length 10.8cm (4 1/4in) - this species of bear lived in Europe and Asia during the Pleistocene (ice age) period and became extinct a

Starting Bid: $10
1040

PAIR ANTIQUE SNOWSHOES

A fine pair of antique snowshoes, tail of one missing a piece - length 44.75in

Starting Bid: $10
1041

SPECULATIVE MARINE FOSSIL

A large bone fragment off of a prehistoric aquatic species, possibly from the Xiphactinus or Mososaur, dimensions approximately 17 x 12 x 6in

Starting Bid: $10
1042

STONE ARTIFACTS

Box of assorted stone artifacts

Starting Bid: $10
1043

TWO EARTHENWARE VESSELS

Archaic amphora with pointed bottoms and two handles - approximately 15.5in high excluding metal stands

Starting Bid: $10
1044

SOUTH-EAST ASIAN BOX

Betel nut chewing box - diameter 4.5in

Starting Bid: $10
1045

ANCIENT STONE HAND AXE

Labeled as Achuelian, 1-2 million years old from Northwest Africa - length 5in

Starting Bid: $10
1046

CHINESE CLOISONNE

"Duck" box, hand bell, vase with hardstone arrangement, covered box, leaping dolphin - tallest 6.75in

Starting Bid: $10
1047

LARGE TERRACOTTA VESSEL

Round bottom and with incised decoration including band encircling the collar - approximately 20in high

Starting Bid: $10
1048

MODERN DECORATIVE PANEL

"Chinese coin" display housed in a 24in square shadowbox wall frame

Starting Bid: $10
1049

TWO EARLY FABRIC PANELS

Both with imperfections, larger 22 x 19in

Starting Bid: $10
1050

ANCIENT TERRACOTTA VESSEL

Round bottom, shows repairs and imperfections - height 16in

Starting Bid: $10
1051

THREE DINOSAUR TEETH

In display box labeled as Spinosaurus, length approximately 2.5in

Starting Bid: $10
1052

ASIAN STONE PANEL

Polished quartz stone with impressed character marks, age unknown - 18.25 x 24 x 5/8in

Starting Bid: $10
1053

THREE MOQUI BALLS

Shaman or Moqui stones, largest is approximately 2.5in diameter

Starting Bid: $10
1054

STONE ARTIFACTS

Box of assorted stone artifacts

Starting Bid: $10
1055

DINOSAUR TALONS

12 examples housed in an 8.5 x 12.25in display box labeled as Pterosaur, Cretaceous period, Sahara Desert, Morocco

Starting Bid: $10
1056

FRATERNAL SWORD

Knight's Templar sword in metal sheath made by E.A. Armstrong, Detroit - length 36in

Starting Bid: $10
1057

LARGE ROCK CRYSTAL FORMATION

Red aragonite, approximately 18.5 x 14.0 x 5.5in

Starting Bid: $10
1058

TWO WOVEN CONTAINERS

Rare coiled pedestal bowl 6.75in high together with a circular shallow bowl (rim imperfections) with center bark and quill panel

Starting Bid: $10
1059

STONE SCULPTURE

In the form of a gargoyle, some damage on the face and lower body - 9in high

Starting Bid: $10
1060

ARTIFACTS

Jaw bone, shells, teeth, fossils, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1061

TERRACOTTA VESSEL

Nupe vessel, Nigeria with incised decoration on rounded bottom - height 14in, some lip chips

Starting Bid: $10
1062

CHINESE CLOISONNE BIRDS

16 ducks, owl, rooster, wading birds, etc. - tallest 4in

Starting Bid: $10
1063

ROCK SAMPLE

Meneghinite, approximately 8.5in wide - in a walnut glazed table top display case

Starting Bid: $10
1064

EGYPTIAN MUMMY FRONTAL

Displayed in a 12 x 16in case, showing some imperfections - Mummy faience bead nets were used by the Ancient Egyptians circa 715-332 BCE, and later during the Ptolemaic dynasty; a similar example c

Starting Bid: $10
1065

ANCIENT POTTERY FRAGMENTS

Large quantity assorted in bin with bone pieces, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1066

SHARK'S TEETH NECKLACES

39 black cord necklaces each with a shark tooth, most also with beads

Starting Bid: $10
1067

PAIR BOOKENDS

Pair Moroccan stone bookends - 7.25in high

Starting Bid: $10
1068

STONE ARTIFACTS

Large assortment including points

Starting Bid: $10
1069

DECORATIVE SHIP MODEL

Wooden ship model identified as the "Fragata" - height 19.5in

Starting Bid: $10
1070

CHINESE CLOISONNE

11 covered boxes and containers, two with wood stands - tallest 3.5in

Starting Bid: $10
1071

ROCK SAMPLES

Group of rock and quartz samples including a break-apart geode

Starting Bid: $10
1072

ARTIFACTS

Thousands of small artifacts, most are teeth

Starting Bid: $10
1073

ANCIENT FABRIC BAG

Labeled as a cocoa bag pre-1300 AD - approximately 15 x 12in

Starting Bid: $10
1074

PAIR BOOKENDS

Petrified wood from the Black Hills, South Dakota - taller measures 6.5in high

Starting Bid: $10
1075

TWO DINOSAUR TEETH

From the Spinosaurus group, length approximately 3in

Starting Bid: $10
1076

STONE ARTIFACTS

Assorted slate and stone

Starting Bid: $10
1077

CHINESE JADE CONG

Tapered square shape with inner circular tube, exterior with incised decoration including face pattern - height 29 3/8in, old repair showing

Starting Bid: $10
1078

MARBLES

Quantity of glass marbles

Starting Bid: $10
1079

EARLY TERRACOTTA STORAGE VESSEL

Height 11in, lip damage (pieces inside)

Starting Bid: $10
1080

WOODENWARE

Walking stick, skittle, 2 Morocco juniper wood boxes, Chinese 9.5in high stand with marble inset top, piano-shaped musical box with bench (and bisque porcelain young musician), 3 figural carvings

Starting Bid: $10
1081

ARTIFACTS, ODDS

Petrified wood, fossilized shells, stone, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1082

MINIATURE CLOISONNE VASES

15 Chinese cloisonne miniature or cabinet vases together with 8 wood display stands - tallest 3in

Starting Bid: $10
1083

ARTIFACTS

Quantity of 350 million year old ammonites each labeled and in a bag; rock samples, crystals, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1084

STONE TRAYS & EGGS

2 Moroccan oval stone trays (longest 19.5in) together with 21 stone eggs

Starting Bid: $10
1085

STONE ARTIFACTS

35 including celts

Starting Bid: $10
1086

MUSEUM REPRODUCTION FOSSIL

Copy of an Ichthyosaur skeleton in the collection of the Royal Ontario Museum, dimensions 10 x 42.5in

Starting Bid: $10
1087

ROCK SAMPLES

Assorted quartz and rock samples

Starting Bid: $10
1088

CURIOS

Rock samples, shark teeth necklaces, decorative framed replica seahorse, etc.

Starting Bid: $10