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A T. rex named Stan just became the most expensive dinosaur ever sold. The 40-foot-long skeleton went for $31.8 million.

Business Insider Thursday, 8 October 2020
Christie's auction house in New York City sold the 40-foot-long Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton for nearly quadruple the amount it expected to get.
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News video: Someone paid $32 million for a dinosaur skeleton

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STAN, one of the largest and most complete T. rex skeletons ever found, was sold for $31.8 million, eclipsing its presale estimate of $6-8 million and setting a new world auction record for any dinosaur skeleton or fossil ever sold at auction.

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