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Chapman627

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Hi, any idea what this bone comes from ? A different site user, non fossil related, says its a mammoth tooth, but me thinks not. Acquired many years ago on a road trip and curiosity has got me asking before l hand it down. Its about 4 pounds in weight and 10" long by 4" at its highest point. Many thanks 

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We need too know where it was found (general location), this will help determine what type of animal it came from.

But it is probably not identifiable beyond bone fragment..

Definitely not a tooth.

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Will Rogers said: " Some of them didn't spring far enough."

 

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Hi, didnt think it was a tooth. All l can add was that it was purchased from stall in Rapid City from amongst other bric a brac, so no exact location alas. I suspect my enquiry ends here ...  

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1 minute ago, Chapman627 said:

I suspect my enquiry ends here ...  

Possibly, but others here may have a better idea of what it is, so wait a while and see what they have to say.

 

Darwin said: " Man sprang from monkeys."

Will Rogers said: " Some of them didn't spring far enough."

 

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More likely mammal than dinosaur, if it was found in the "Badlands area".

 

Chunk-o-there, rather than Chunk-o-saur.

 

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Youthinks correctly to deny this thing its mammothtoothitude.  (To all the folks here for whom English is not your native tongue, forgive me for using both false shakespearean words and making up words). 

 

If I had to give this a name, I would call it a possible titanothere rib chunk.  It has the right size and shape to be such a piece.    

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