• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 6097

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 May 2012, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    A TAXIDERMY MOUNTED FLAMINGO

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A TAXIDERMY MOUNTED FLAMINGO
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    With an ivory label marked 'PHOENICOPTERUS', in a mahogany glazed case with brass bun feet
    50 in. (127 cm.) high; 25½ in. (65 cm.) wide; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep


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