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    DINOSAUR VERTEBRA
    Hell Creek Formation
    Late Cretaceous
    Harding County, South Dakota, USA
    5.90 x 5.31 x 3.14 inches (15 x 13.5 x 8 cm)


    The acclaimed Hell Creek Formation of The Badlands is known for producing some of the best Dinosaur fossils of species prolific at the end of the Cretaceous like Tyrannosaurus and Triceratops. This fossilized vertebra has the bonus of the spinous process being preserved which is not common with this variety of bone as usually remnants are just "bowls" - without much else of these irregular bones remaining intact. The well-preserved example is a chocolate brown, only slightly skewed, and with no visible compression.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2015
    2nd-9th Thursday-Thursday
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