Plesioplatecarpus planifrons from Dinosaur Sanctuary

 

Plesioplatecarpus planifrons "Newbie"

Plesioplatecarpus planifrons Description:

This fine partial specimen consists of the skull, dorsal vertebrae and ribs.

It can be composited with our "Shredder" specimen to produce a complete original fossil mount.

Locality: Lower Niobrara Formation, Gove Co., Kansas, 85 million years old

Size: 4.5 m (15 feet) long

Availability: 4-6 months from date of purchase

Price: $ 45,000 as is, partially prepared

$ 90,000.00 restored with cast elements and mounted in 3D.

$ 75,000.00 composited as-is with "Shredder" specimen

$ 110,000.00 composited with "Shredder" specimen and fully restored with missing elements replaced with casts

$ 130,000.00 composited with "Shredder" specimen, fully restored and mounted, including Shredder's restored turtle (Toxochelys) stomach contents

Mosasaur excavation
This well preserved skull and torso would composite well with our "Shredder" specimen resulting in a nearly complete original fossil specimen from the parts of two 15-foot lower chalk Plesioplatecarpus.

Comments: Currently prepared out of matrix, awaiting restoration. Very little distortion of the bone.