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TAXIDERMY/ ENTOMOLOGY: GOLIATH BIRD-EATING SPIDER TARANTULA (THERAPHOSA BLONDI), in glazed display case, late 20th century , this species is th...

TAXIDERMY: PORCUPINEFISH, AKA PUFFERFISH OR BLOWFISH, a large specimen with glass eyes, mounted to museum-style turned base. 30cms high; 28cms...

TAXIDERMY: A VICTORIAN TERRIER DOG IN DISPLAY CASE attributed to Hutchinson of Derby, 19th century, laying atop a handmade maturalistic rock-work ...

A TAXIDERMY PUPPY IN DISPLAY CASE a full mount specimen, raised on a purple cushion style mount, within a bow front display case, the case 38c...

TAXIDERMY: MUMMIFIED CAT, These naturally mummified specimens can date back to the 16th century, where the animal would have been incorporated i...

OSTEOLOGY: GREYHOUND PUPPY SKELETON skeletons of this size are incredibly difficult to prepare. skeleton 13cm tall x 27cm long. Base 30cm x 8...

TAXIDERMY: A UNIQUE COMPARATIVE ANATOMY HORSE HEAD, a fascinating specimen composing one half of the horse head with hair and glass eye (prepared ...

A 20TH CENTURY RESIN TEACHING MODEL OF A HUMAN SKELETON the aritculated skeleton with jointed parts, raised on a painted metal base with copper ...

A TAXIDERMY FIVE LEGGED CALF the white calf laying down and with a fifth leg to his back, full mount, 83cm in length

TAXIDERMY: DINNER IS SERVED, A LAMB ON SILVER PLATED TRAY a freestanding spring lamb, displayed on antique Sheffield silver plate serving tray w...

TAXIDERMY: 'MAN-FACED STOAT' (MUSTELA SAPIENS) full mount mounted to oval base. History - this species is believed to be the result of an esca...

TAXIDERMY: A RARE LEUCISTIC EUROPEAN BADGER(MELES MELES), MID 20TH CENTURY, free standing full mount. Leucism is a wide variety of conditions th...

A TAXIDERMY DACHSHUND (CANIS LUPUS FAMILIARIS) a full mount, wearing a pink collar, raised on a rectangular wooden plinth, the dog 43cm in len...

TAXIDERMY: A BADGER (MELES MELES) WAITER WEARING A FEZ AND A BOW TIE, a superb quality full mount, mounted on wooden plinth and holding a hand tur...

TTAXIDERMY: A TWO-HEADED CROW, crows are exceptionally intelligent birds, even more so with more than one head! 30cm high

TAXIDERMY: 'SPINE-BACKED CRINK' A CRYPTOZOOLOGICAL SPECIMEN with fierce teeth, and spines along its dorsal ridge. Only when it feels threatened wi...

A TAXIDERMY : A ' DUCKPIE', A CRYPTO-ORNITHOLOGICAL BEAST everything is not as it first appears. What looks like a beautiful magpie mounted on twi...

A VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY TROGON the bird seated on a perch, with a paper label inscribed 'Trogon Narinx Africa', 25cm high overall

A TAXIDERMY MAGELLAN EAGLE OWL perched on a moss covered log, on a wooden square base, 46cm high overall

THE SKELETON OF A LESSER FLAMINGO IN A GLASS DISPLAY CASE the case of rectangular form, the case 70cm high CITES Annex B, International buye...

THE SKELETON OF AN AMAZON PARROT IN A GLASS CASE the skeleton mounted in a standing position, beneath a rectangular glass display case, the...

A VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY BOAT BILLED HERON the standing bird on a faux marble base, mounted in a glazed display case of rectangular form, with ebon...

OSTEOLOGY: TRUMPETER HORNBILL (BYCANISTES BUCINATOR) SKELETON IN GLASS CASE, a museum quality articulation in five sided glass case. 39cm tall x...

the full mount perched on a wooden branch stand, over an ebonised circular base, the whole 67cm high CITES Annex B, Appendix II. International...

A TAXIDERMY FRUIT BAT (PTEROPODIDAE) the full mount, straw coloured specimen with outstretched wings, raised on an oval stand, the bat 56cm wi...

OSTEOLOGY: DAWN BAT (EONYCTERIS SPELAEA) SKELETON IN COFFIN, a complete Dawn bat, also known as the cave nectar bat, skeleton in minature handmade...

A MUMMIFIED CAT, DISPLAYED IN EBONISED 'COFFIN' possibly 17th century, mounted in an ebonised rectangular display with hinged glazed lid rising ...

TAXIDERMY/ NATURAL HISTORY: MUMMIFIED SQUIRREL in wall hanging case 40cm wide overall

TAXIDERMY: 'AMOROUS SQUIRRELS' , a pair of full mount grey squirrels ( Sciurus carolinensis ) caught in the act of love making. Or perhaps one has...

TAXIDERMY: A FLUTTER-MOUSE IN GLASS DOME, the Flutter-Mouse ( Mus musflyawayicus ), also known as the Mouthse. Little is known about these beautif...

the mythological creature formed from an early 20th century fish, with later composition elements and horse hair, mounted in an early 20th century...

A TAXIDERMY FRUIT BAT MOUNTED BESIDE A MODEL OF A HUMAN SKULL the full mount hammer headed fruit bat specimen with one wing draped across the re...

A LATE 19TH / EARLY 20TH CENTURY WAX HEAD OF A NEANDERTHAL MAN with glass eyes, the skin realistically modelled with stubble, raised on an eboni...

A MODEL OF A TRIBAL ELDERS' HEAD FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA UNDER A LARGE 19TH CENTURY GLASS DOME with glass eyes and a feathered earring, with ornat...

A FAUX SHRUNKEN HEAD ON STAND made of llama skin and hair to resemble a tribal ritual shrunken head, mounted on an ebonised stand, 37cm high o...

A FAUX SHRUNKEN HEAD UNDER A GLASS DOME the faux tribal ritual head made of llama skin and hair, raised on an ebonised stand under a glass dome,...

TWO SEPIK RIVER (PAPUA NEW GUINEA) HUMAN SKULLS both human skulls with a layer of composite and paintwork, with applied hair, made for the touri...

after the Buddhist ritual begging bowls from Nepal, with silver coloured metal reliefs of skulls around the edge, 18cm long

ARCHEOLOGY /OSTEOLOGY: ROMAN HUMAN BONES, femur (thigh bone); tibia (shin bone) and partial lower jaw (mandible) retaining 6 teeth (3 bones in l...

A 20TH CENTURY RESIN TEACHING MODEL OF THE SPINAL AND HIP BONES suspended on a brass hook from a chrome, adjustable stand, 83cm high

A 20TH CENTURY MAHONGWE CARVED WOOD AND BRASS KOTO RELIQUARY FIGURE, GABON the tribal mask with human face wearing a pierced headdress and raise...

A PAPUA NEW GUINEA, SEPIK RIVER PAINTED BARK MASK the flat carved bark figure painted in ochre and white, carved with eye and mouth holes, a sma...

A PAPUA NEW GUINEA CARVED WOOD SEPIK HEAD the tribal wooden head / mask carved in the full round and painted in ochre with concentric circle pro...

A MID 20TH CENTURY TRIBAL ANTELOPE (CHI WARA) HEADDRESS, MALI (BAMBARA) the carved wood zoomorphic mask with long horns carved with diagonal str...

A LARGE PAPUA NEW GUINEA, SEPIK RIVER PAINTED BARK GABLE MASK in the form of a human face, probably from a long house, with a wicker frame and s...

A KUBA MAKENGA HEADDRESS, CONGO the Kuba mask headdress decorated with cowrie shells, wood and raffia, 45cm high

CLAUD NYANHONGO (ZIMBABWE, B. 1934): AN AFRICAN CARVED SERPENTINE SCULPTURE 'PARAMOUNT CHIEF' the carved serpentine marble sculpture of abstract...

A HAND CARVED MOOSE ANTLER MODEL OF A HUMAN SKULL, a superbly detailed skull, carved from a heavy section of solid moose antler, very detailed, ...

A HAND CARVED WATER BUFFALO SHOULDER BLADE BONE DEPICTING THE ANGEL OF DEATH, on wooden plinth, a skeletal Grim Reaper with wings protruding fro...

TAXIDERMY/ OSTEOLOGY: COMMON WARTHOG(PHACOCHOERUS AFRICANUS) SKULL, early 20th century, a large specimen with excellent patina. 24.5cm high; 4...

TAXIDERMY/ NATURAL HISTORY: SOUTHERN GIRAFFE( GIRAFFA GIRAFFA) LEG BONE, an interesting and unusual natural history specimen. 73cms long

TAXIDERMY: WATER BUFFALO(BUBALUS BUBALIS) UPPER SKULL WITH HORNS, upper skull, including most teeth, and horns. Excellent display piece. Wired rea...

TAXIDERMY: A PAIR OF GREATER KUDU (TRAGELAPHUS STREPSICEROS) HORNS AND SKULL ON SHILED 104cm wide around horn curve x 24cm deep from wall x 100c...

TAXIDERMY: A PAIR OF EUROPEAN MOUFLON (OVIS ARIES MUSIMON) HORNS AND SKULL ON CARVED WALL MOUNT, mid 20th century, a good example of its type with...

TAXIDERMY: AN UNUSUAL WARTHOG SNOUT WITH TASKS real skin mount with skull inside and tusks displayed. 26cm wide

TAXIDERMY: BULLHORNS, 19TH CENTURY a good set with nice colour and patina, with original preserved black cutlery haired skin to centre. With two o...

THREE SETS OF DEER ANTLERS INCLUDING ONE DATED 1904 two sets unmounted, one on a wooden shield with a plaque inscribed 'INVERCAULD 1904', the re...

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