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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 311

    A LATE VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY CASE OF A RAVEN (Corvus corax)

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY CASE OF A RAVEN (Corvus corax)
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The ebonised case inscribed to top 'Grip', painted backboard and rockwork
    29¼ in. (74.3 cm.) high; 24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) wide; 10¼ in. (26 cm.) deep
    Together with a late Victorian taxidermy case of two Magpies (Pica pica)
    17¼ in. (44 cm.) high; 20 in. (50.8 cm.) wide; 7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) deep (2)


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