• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5697

    Christie's Interiors

    27 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 216

    A TAXIDERMY MOUNTED BROWN BEAR SKIN RUG

    MID-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A TAXIDERMY MOUNTED BROWN BEAR SKIN RUG
    MID-20TH CENTURY
    63 in. (160 cm.) long


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this is a brown bear skin and dates from the mid-20th century.