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Scientific, Cameras & Natural History(#31SC) 05/06/2015 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 328 of 420: An Extremely Important Taxidermy Case of Rare New Zealand Birds, circa 1862-1909, comprising Kakapo (Strigops habroptilus), Brown Kiwi (Apteryx australis) x2, and Tui (Parson Birds) (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) x2, each naturalistically mounted on or around leafy branches amongst grasses and sea holly, sanded base, in a three-glass case, 77.5cm by 26.5cm by 75.5cm, bearing label of Geo Sim Naturalist King Street George Sim, King Street, Aberdeen, 1884 Exhibition of Industry & Art, Aberdeen,

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Sold For:£10,500
Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Scientific, Cameras & Natural History(#31SC)  05/06/2015 10:00 AM BST  Closed