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Three models, three very different animals, three methods: Anomalocaris, sculpted in fimo according to fossil drawings, 6 cm long Hesperornis, digitally distorted from a recent bird skeleton and Tyrannosaurus skull, 3d printed, 9cm long. Hydrodamalis, skull digitally distorted from a dog skull, postcranial plywood and putty like my whales, 38 cm. Aloha J
I just acquired this old reproduction Hesperornis skull to go with the substantial number of bones (from four individuals) I have picked-up over the past several months. The skeletal elements, in total comprising maybe 30% of a composit bird, require quite a bit of preparation to make them presentable (they are all from S. W. South Dakota (Pierre Shale), and are heavily crystallized). Eventually, they should make a pretty impressive mount