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Society of Vertebrate Paleontology

SVP Members at the May 6 Repatriation Ceremony of Tarbosaurus bataar in New York City

Caption: Pictured are Oyungerel Tsedevdamba (left), the minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Mongolia, with Drs. Philip Currie (middle) and Bolortsetseg Minjin (right) at the May 6 repatriation ceremony of Tarbosaurus bataar in New York city. Dr. Currie received the Polar Star from the Mongolian government at this ceremony, whereas Dr. Minjin received the Polar Star at a ceremony in Mongolia on June 8.

Credit: Photo by Jonathan Geisler

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