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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 308

    A LATE VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY CASED OSPREY (Pandion haliaetus)

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LATE VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY CASED OSPREY (Pandion haliaetus)
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Mounted in a glazed display case, shown with rabbit in it's claw, on a rockwork ground with foliage
    37½ in. (95.3 cm.) high; 42¼ in. (107.3 cm.) wide; 24 in. (61 cm.) deep


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