from the Dinosaur Collector
Royal Ontario Museum (ROM ) in Canada, produced a line of Dinosaurs. Similar in style to Invicta and Marx figures. Knocks offs of the figures are still being produced in China. A Burgess Shale model series is currently being produced.
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The ROM figures were produced in 2 colors gray and tan. Very similar looking to the Invicta and Marx figures. One of the first Museum series and has a distinct Canadian content. Compatible in appearence with Marx, MPC and Sinclair figures. Albertosaurus, Diplodocus, Chasmosaurus and the icthyosaur Stenopterygius are firsts. When painted these especailly striking figures. See the work of Fred Hinojosa in the Retro Classic pages.
Albertosaurus Chasmosaurus Diplodocus (Ichthyosaurus) Stenopterygius
ROM Pictures from the collection of Justin Tweet.
ROM Knock offs from Hong Kong. These were premiuns and are slightly smaller with a variety of brighter colored plastics. Stenopterygius was not copied from reason.
Waiphoon painted ROM knock offs
Individual pieces seem to show mixed with other sets.
here is a paint your own set
ROM Burgess Shale series
Laggania Olenoides Opabinia Pikaia Wiwaxia
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