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An employee of Christie's auction house poses with a fragment of a... News PhotoAuction,Christie's,Dodo,Environmental Issues,Extinct,Femur,Greater London,Illustration,Illustration Technique,London - England,Nature,Occupation,Portrait,Press Preview,Publication,UK,Vertical,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn employee of Christie's auction house poses with a fragment of a femur bone from the extinct dodo in front of an illustration of a dodo from Martyn’s 'A New Dictionary of Natural History' published in 1785 in London on March 27, 2013 during a press preview of their April 'Travel, Science and Natural History' sale. This pre-18th century fragment of bone from the extinct dodo is estimated to fetch 10,000 - 15,000 GBP when it goes on sale on April 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)