He is a lean, scaly green eating machine. The giant Tyrannosaurus Rex or T-Rex continues to fascinate young and old alike, retaining his legendary status as king of the dinosaurs. Animate his jaws (of course) and feel the raw power of the mighty 'Rex. This "tyrant king" of the giant lizards puppet features scaly green stretch velour fabric with movable arms, tongue and realistic, soft plastic teeth. He'll be the terror of the toy chest when you animate the massive jaws of the mighty T-Rex 15 inch tall puppet.
Includes a puppet show script on the hangtag.
1999 NATIONAL PARENTING PUBLICATIONS (NAPPA) Honors Award,
2000 KTVU GREAT AMERICAN TOY TEST Best of the Rest
FACTS OF INTEREST:
- Tyrannosaurus Rex, which means "king tyrant lizard", lived at the very end of the Age of the Dinosaurs during the upper Cretaceous Period, 68 to 66 million years ago. It was the largest meat eating land animal ever known.
- Tyrannosaurus Rex weighed as much as the biggest elephant. It was longer than a boxcar on a train. A tall person would only have reached its knee.
- Tyrannosaurus Rex lived in western North America and China. Seven complete skeletons of the dinosaur have been found in Montana.
- Tyrannosaurus Rex was probably a fierce, fast hunter who could kill horned and armored dinosaurs, but some scientists think it was a clumsy giant who ate animals that were already dead.