Triceratops Upper Beak
A GEM Quality, rare Triceratops horridus upper beak (rostal) from the late Cretaceous of northern North America. A February Fossil of the Month. Triceratops was a large ceratopsian dinosaur found in the Hell Creek and Lance Creek formations which is know for the large frill protecting its neck. This juvenile upper beak has exceptional detail preserved and great color / patina. Triceratops has a beak formed by this upper rostal bone and the lower predentary bone. No repair or restoration. 100% natural specimen. Legally collected on private land in Powder River Co., Montana. Authenticity guaranteed. You rarely see these upper beaks and this one is extraordinary.
DC23 SIZE: 2" W x 1-3/4" L
Note - Adding 30+ new Triceratops fossils in February 2021. Link to Triceratops fossils catalog