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Cave Bear - Skull - Ursus spelaeus - 280×300×440 mm

Lot reference 28226747

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QUATERNARY-Pleistocene (0.01–2.58 million years) - Belgium (Charleroi)

Specimen: Cave Bear
Object: Skull (More lots)
Scientific name: Ursus spelaeus
Origin: Belgium (Charleroi)
Geological Period: QUATERNARY-Pleistocene (0.01–2.58 million years)
Condition: Preserved
Treatment: Conserved, Stabilised
Dimensions: 280×300×440 mm
Weight: 3600 g

Extremely rare cave bear skull offered.
This skull was found in the cave Loverval in Charleroi in Belgium!!
The skull is not complete this one lacks a few teeth as can be seen in the pictures
It is also composed of 2 different animals
Which happens very often.
The origin of this skull is extremely rare.
Only a few have been found in Belgium, let alone being sold.
The cave bear lived in the Pleistocene, the male specimens could reach a height of 350 cm when standing on their hind legs and weigh 450 kg.
To give you an idea: that is 3 x as big as the average European brown bear.
This is a unique chance to obtain this very rare wonderful specimen for your collection.
Take a look at the pictures to see the possibly missing teeth or parts.
There are also some teeth that can be placed back.
Everything in the skull is from the original 2 animals.
NO EXTRA NEEDED TO BID.
SHIPPING: this is packed very carefully and sent by registered and insured mail via bpost with tracking code from Belgium.
Pickup is also possible or can be delivered in a radius of 100 km for a small petrol fee of € 0.30 / km.
A certificate of Authenticity is also provided.
And an original invoice of this purchase.
GOOD LUCK BIDDING!

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Catawiki member since January 5, 2019, received 46 reviews in total (46 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 97.8% (46 reviews)
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    Leuke kavel en zeer goed verpakt
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    nicoleenhard August 1, 2019

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    Dankje,en mischien tot een volgende aankoop. Met vriendelijke groeten mike( geofossils).
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    Bien envalado. Muy bonitos, mejoran las fotos. Gracias.
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    Asira July 30, 2019

  • Beautiful teeth! Items as showed, good communication and everything was packaged accordingly. All in all good service.

    user-b110de5 July 26, 2019

  • Good shipment, everything was in order. Happy with my purchase.

    user-8f380c5 July 26, 2019

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    En ordentlig og serviceminded selger.
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    user-4efa5d4 July 26, 2019

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    Fast and safe delivery. Highly recommended!
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    user-be6b3a6 July 25, 2019

  • Excellent seller, very good communication and problem solving!

    user-25f535e July 23, 2019

  • Teeth arrived safe and sound, Nicely packaged with care, Thank you!

    slimeboy01 July 22, 2019

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    Superbe, Merci beaucoup.
    Envoi très bien protégé.
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    tellocin33 July 22, 2019

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    Everything OK. Top quality fossils, fast and secure packaging and sending Sympathic communication during process.
    Buy eyes shut :-)
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    Heimdal666 July 22, 2019

  • Packaged very well, no damage!!

    bowmann July 21, 2019

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    Sehr schnelle Lieferung, alles wie beschrieben geliefert. Verkäufer ist zu empfehlen.
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    dra3 July 21, 2019

  • Fantastic Genuine Products. Beautifull. High quality and well packed and shipped. Also good communication.

    I would buy again from this seller and can recommend to anyone.

    user-4742b33 July 20, 2019

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    Imposanter Wirbel, sehr gut erhalten, absolut sicher und großzügig verpackt. Alles bestens, vielen Dank, auch für den sehr netten Kontakt.
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    user-a738746 July 18, 2019

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    Amazing Seller. The shipping time wasn't more than a week. The packaging was amazing; everything looks exactly like in the pictures, because of the care, the seller put into it.
    Thank you again !
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    user-5e92d19 July 18, 2019

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    AA+ kwaliteit fossielen bedankt!!
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    mikeziva July 16, 2019

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    andermaal AA+ Top bedankt geofossils !!
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    mikeziva July 16, 2019

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    Top fossiel zoals beschreven.
    Klasse en snelle afhandeling.
    AAA+
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    mikeziva June 19, 2019

  • Nice product, quick sending, but unfortunately very broken on different places. Packing needs to be much better as post services don't take care! Thank you!

    Hunter172 June 14, 2019

    Response by seller
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    Dear: We apologize for this inconvenience.
    if you can send photos I can pass them on to the post then I can provide you with compensation.
    Kind regards Mike
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    Excellent items and packaging
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    kakoq May 3, 2019

  • Great piece and very happy with the purchase. Exactly as discribed

    user-ca17089 April 8, 2019

  • Matches image. Arrived safely and on time. Thanks.

    user-4e69507 March 21, 2019

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    Was goed verpakt en snelle verzending
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    Vertanden March 3, 2019

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    la pointe de la dent est très endommagée, j'ai déjà quelques dents dont des grandes et je n'avais jamais vu en vente une telle vilaine dent
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    PLAZA March 1, 2019

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    cher: Merci d'avance pour votre réaction et j'aimerais avoir quelque chose à vous acheter que vous lisiez la description et regardez les photos !! ceci indique clairement qu'il est endommagé au sommet et qu'il peut être vu sur les photos (gros plan).
    encore un petit conseil ne rien acheter contre vos pensées le soumissionnaire pourrait vous amuser plus avec elle.
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    Top!!! Mooie kwaliteit producten.
    AAA+ houden zo !!
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    mikeziva February 13, 2019

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United States $184.69
Belgium $10.07
France $39.18
Germany $39.18
Luxembourg $39.18
Netherlands $39.18
United Kingdom $39.18
Rest of Europe $72.76
Anywhere else $184.69

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