19th Century Wunderkammer Marine Natural Taxodermie Specimen of a Porcupine Fish For Sale
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19th Century Wunderkammer Marine Natural Taxodermie Specimen of a Porcupine Fish

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A 19th century Wunderkammer rare marine natural taxodermie specimen of a Porcupinefish (Tetradon Cutcutia). The specimen is stuffed, with glass eyes and mounted over a painted wooden base.

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  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1870
  • Period
    1860-1869
  • Condition
    Distressed
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 9.5 in. x W 6 in. x D 8 in.H 24.13 cm x W 15.24 cm x D 20.32 cm
  • Seller Location
    Milan, IT
  • Reference Number
    LU917114127501
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