'Big John', the largest known triceratops, sells for 5.5 million euros

'Big John', the largest known triceratops, sells for 5.5 million euros

21/10/2021 4:52:00 PM

'Big John', the largest known triceratops, sells for 5.5 million euros

PARIS : The fossilised remains of 'Big John', the largest triceratops dinosaur ever discovered by paleontologists, sold for 5.5 million euros (US$6.40 million) at a Paris auction on Thursday.The total price, including commissions, was 6.65 million euros, the Drouot auction house, which conducted the sale,

Visitors look at the skeleton of a gigantic Triceratops over 66 million years old, named "Big John", on display before its auction by Binoche et Giquello at Drouot auction house in Paris, France, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah MeyssonnierThe skeleton of a gigantic Triceratops over 66 million years old, named "Big John", is seen on display before its auction by Binoche et Giquello at Drouot auction house in Paris, France, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

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Visitors take a picture of the skeleton of a gigantic Triceratops over 66 million years old, named "Big John", on display before its auction by Binoche et Giquello at Drouot auction house in Paris, France, October 20, 2021. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier

The skeleton of a gigantic Triceratops over 66 million years old, named "Big John", is seen on display before its auction by Binoche et Giquello at Drouot auction house in Paris, France, October 20, 2021. Picture taken with a slow shutter speed. REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier headtopics.com

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