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Sold for £117,000 - Quacking price for duck billed dino.<br />
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Fancy a duck billed dino for your living room...? - Auctioneer Rupert van der Werff with a 180 million year old 'Statement piece'.<br />
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The contents of a closed down natural history museum has been auctioned off in a once-in-a-180 million year lifetime sale today.<br />
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The collection of old dinosaur bones and fossils had been displayed for years at the internationally-acclaimed Emmen Zoo in Holland.<br />
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The highlight of the sale to be held in West Sussex is the complete skeleton of a 25ft long harpocrasaurus or a duck-billed dinosaur which dates back to 75 million years ago.