tyrannosaurid dinosaur tooth - 38mm

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tyrannosaurid dinosaur tooth - 38mm
late cretaceous (72 - 66 million years) - Hell Creek, SD USA

The item has no reserve, thank you for your high demand!

Hell Creek is one of the most famous fossil-sites worldwide. It provides some of the best fossils ever found.
The offered object is a great tyrannosaurid dinosaur tooth (Nanotyrannus) with 3.8cm of length and 3.5g weight .
With more than 66 million years of age it is a tooth from the late cretaceous time period.
Teeth in this quality are very rare on the market and are barely put into free trade, those specimen often find their way into museums rather than in private hands.

Scientist are still not united in the theory of wheter the Nanotyrannus is a unique genus or a small T-Rex.

The tooth will be sent in a box with viewing panel in safe packing by insured certified mail.

Thank you for your bidding!

(The picture of the skeleton was made by the well-known photographer Alex Tihonov, Latvia -> many thanks to you Alex!)

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