The full-sized skeleton of a carnivorous dinosaur of about 155 million years old is not the most convenient element of the interior. But if it does not bother you and there is an extra $ 1.5-2 million, then the auction house Aguttes invites you to a tender. Recently, the sale of the skeleton of the dinosaur family of the family of allosaurids was officially announced.
The length of the skeleton is 8.7 m, height 2.6 m, the age is 152-157 million years, the location is the geological formation of Morrison, in the state of Wyoming. The first bones were discovered in 2013, excavations were conducted until 2015, the skeleton assembly was completed last year. The documents indicate that 70% of the bones of the same individual, which is attributed to the form of allosaurids. It is possible that this may be an earlier unknown subspecies of allosaurs, which adds value to the lot.
What allosaurs differ from allosaurids and are different, paleontologists are still arguing, so the skeleton is interesting from the point of view of science. The auction house Aguttes provides a complete list of documents that will allow the new owner of the bones of the dinosaur to use them at their discretion. Not so long ago, in December 2016, there was already sold a similar skeleton Allosaur for $ 1,191,740 to a collector from French Lyon.
Sale of huge skeletons of prehistoric creatures is considered the visiting card of the house Aguttes. In December 2017, they sold the largest skeleton of a woolly mammoth in the history of trading for $ 651.3 thousand. It was 8 m long and 3.4 m high, and only tusks numbered 3 m in length and 70 kg in weight each.js.src = “&version=v2.8”; 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));