Taxidermy: Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris)

Item Lot Number: 34

Taxidermy: Bengal Tiger (Panthera tigris tigris), circa 1920, skin rug with head mount, with jaw agape in snarling pose, mounted upon a typical canvas backing with dark green trim to the outer edges, 298cm length nose to tail, 201cm across the forelimbs (in need of restoration)

CITES Annex A, Appendix I (exempt)

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £650
Condition Report:
poor condition overall, various rips and tears to skin, claws - fr 3 / fl 2/ rr 1 / rl 2, full skull enclosed within head mount, skull loose within head , 16/01/18 Rob