Taxidermy: Sawfish Rostrum (Pristidae spp)

Item Lot Number: 18

Taxidermy: Sawfish Rostrum (Pristidae spp), circa late 19th century, 37 teeth, 54cm long, 61.5cm including the base

Sawfish, also known as Carpenter Sharks, are a family of Rays characterised by a long, narrow, flattened rostrum, or nose extension, lined with sharp transverse teeth, arranged in a way that resembles a saw.

With CITES A10 (non-transferable) licence no.564380/01

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £140