• Bones to pick, for $8M: Stan the T rex goes up for auction

    6 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    NEW YORK - He weighed at least 7 tons and had eyes the size of baseballs. His bite could have crushed a car. He bore scars from fierce prehistoric battles.
    All this could be yours for as much as $8 million.
    The legend of the Tyrannosaurus rex nicknamed Stan is getting fresh life thanks to Christie's. The auction house put his bones on display starting Wednesday through floor-to-ceiling windows at its midtown Manhattan gallery in advance of putting them up for auction.
    “He is 37 feet long and one of the fiercest killing machines that has ever roamed the earth,” said James Hyslop, head of...
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