California Dinosaur Footprint Plaque

Description

California Dinosaur Footprint Plaque measures 6.5 x 4.3 inches. Foot track measures 4.6 x 3 inches. California Dinosaur Footprint Plaque is museum quality polyurethane cast. Made in USA. A trace fossil found in the Clark Mountains of San Bernardino County Aztec Sandstone Formation.

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County on the second floor of the Dinosaur Hall is a slab of reassembled sandstone containing the only known dinosaur tracks found in California, and the oldest evidence of dinosaurs in the state. The tracks are estimated to be 170 million years old. They were found in 1950 in the eastern Mojave by James Evans. He identified some of the impressions in the sandstone as the footprints left by small bipedal dinosaurs called coelurosaurs and took photographs of the site.

Additional information

Weight 4 lbs
Dimensions 6.5 × 4.3 in
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