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Cretaceous Marine Turtle - in original matrix - Toxochelys brachyrhinus 330 mm

Lot reference 29294455
Cretaceous Marine Turtle - in original matrix - Toxochelys brachyrhinus 330 mm

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Upper Cretaceous (87 - 82 mil y.) - Niobara formation, Smoky Hill Chalk, Kansas, USA

Specimen: Cretaceous Marine Turtle
Object: in original matrix
Scientific name: Toxochelys brachyrhinus 330 mm
Origin: Niobara formation, Smoky Hill Chalk, Kansas, USA
Geological Period: Upper Cretaceous (87 - 82 mil y.)
Condition: Good condition

Finding remains of a Toxochelys turtle in the Smoky hill chalk of Kansas is a very rare find. This makes this piece exceptional as it includes a big part of the skull, some limb bones, scutes and even a claw.
Part of the skull has been prepared from both sides. The chalk matrix has been solidified and the whole has been mounted on a custom made stand.
Very rare Kansas chalk fossil.

Will be shipped by certified mail.

Be Dbone  

Catawiki member since November 4, 2014, received 275 reviews in total (26 in last 12 months)

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    user-18f18a7 June 12, 2019

  • Thank you. The delivery was faster than I thought. The item was as expected.

    user-c6bae3e June 10, 2019

  • The seller he has not responded to my emails regarding the provenance of this fossil. The fossil fish was most probably illegally obtained from the fossil site. I recommend not to buy from this seller

    tomto June 3, 2019

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    objet conforme à la description . Envoi rapide .
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    ottimo venditore estremamente accurato nelle spedizioni
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    FrancoG- May 7, 2019

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    Ottima esperienza. Spedizione confezionata nel migliore dei modi.
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    FrancoG- May 7, 2019

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    Die Barosaurusteile sind wohlbehalten hier angekommen.
    Sehr schöne fossilien!

    Mit dank und freundlichen Grüßen

    Jürgen Schmidt
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    Steide April 21, 2019

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    Javiqui March 27, 2019

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    envoi rapide, très bien emballé, vendeur à recommander
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    jeanyvesarnoult March 20, 2019

  • Great, fossil. Thank you!

    star4156 January 23, 2019

  • Perfect as always!

    bensonpauwels January 1, 2019

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    Ok complimenti imballaggio perfetto è oggetto come da foto .. Grazie ???
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    Correcte en zeer vlotte regeling ophaling.
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    Geertm55 November 29, 2018

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    great bone
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    sprac October 28, 2018

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    Very nice fossil ! the item was well packed and I received it very quickly. Thank you very much.
    Best regards
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    LouRavi October 23, 2018

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    Thank you very much for this piece of amber ; it is beautiful and you have been very kind following the item for me.
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    LouRavi October 23, 2018

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    emballage parfait, expedition rapide et objet conforme. Transaction idéale. Merci
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    user-d533873 October 15, 2018

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