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Dent de T.rex

T.rex tooth
21 September 2022, 14:00 CEST
Paris

€12,000 - €15,000

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Dent de T.rex

T.rex tooth

Tyrannosaurus rex
Cretaceous
Scollard Formation, Alberta, Canada

A fine Tyrannosaurus rex tooth which originates from a private ranch in the less frequently seen locality of Canada. This famous species' 1.52 meter-long skull was packed with sixty teeth and featured a bone-crushing bite force of nearly 13,000 pounds (5,900 kg) per square inch, the strongest of any terrestrial animal, other than its ancestor, Gorgosaurus. Measuring 11 x 3.6 x 2.7 cm; Measuring approximately 12.5 cm along the curve

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