A life-like reconstruction (Trophy Mount) by David Thomas of the head and shoulders of Allosaurus was prepared over a welded armature supporting exact casts of the original bones. The muscles, then the skin, were sculpted in turn to achieve a very life-like representation.

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Title A life-like reconstruction (Trophy Mount) by David Thomas of the head and shoulders of Allosaurus was prepared over a welded armature supporting exact casts of the original bones. The muscles, then the skin, were sculpted in turn to achieve a very life-like representation.
Photo Number P1048n074
Description Photo of a model of an Allosaurus made by artist Dave Thomas.
Keywords Utah; Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry; Paleonotology; Dinosaurs; Displays
Subject Dinosaurs--Models--Photographs; Allosaurus--Photographs; Thomas, David Arthur, 1925-
Additional Information None
Spatial Coverage Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry (Utah)
Collection Number and Name P1048 James H. Madsen Photograph Collection
Collection Name James H. Madsen
Date 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979
Textual Date Circa 1960s, 1970s
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Original Source N/A
Donated By/Purchased From The collection was donated by James H. Madsen in October 2002.
Rights All of the original slides comprising these sets, except as noted, were the personal property of James H. Madsen Jr. and DINOLAB, September 2002. They may not be reproduced in any way at this time without written permission from the Utah Museum of Natural History and the Special Collections Department, J. Willard Marriot Library, University of Utah.
Type Image
ARK ark:/87278/s69c7jh3
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2003-02-18
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 954646
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s69c7jh3
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