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Taxidermy & Natural History(#13NAT) 06/07/2018 10:00 AM BST Closed

Lot 75 of 244: Taxidermy: A Rare Large Cased Diorama of Birds Endemic to Africa, circa 1865-1880, by Ashmead & Co, Naturalists, 35, Bishopsgate, Without, comprising to the centre a pair of Secretarybirds stood above a coiled snake prey, a Northern Black Korhaan stood upon a faux rock ledge above, and a Cape Crow to the left perched upon a lichen and moss encrusted branch, all beautifully mounted amongst faux rock work, ferns, tall grasses and fauna, set against a painted evening sky back board, enclosed within

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Sold For:£12,500
Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Taxidermy & Natural History(#13NAT)  06/07/2018 10:00 AM BST  Closed