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Fantastic Victorian Dome with Taxidermy Hooded Peregrine Falcon, 19th Century

$7,845.78

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A rare Victorian taxidermy hooded peregrine falcon(FALCO PEREGRINUS) England, circa 1880-1890 On oval plinth, sitting on rockwork, wearing original leather falconry hood and jesses with bells. Measures: H. 53 cm Note: Quite probably this falcon was the favourite of a wealthy Victorian Englishman that had it mounted after it's death. It was quite common for Victorians to mount their pets: the more pets you've had owned, the wealthier you were.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 20.87 in. (53 cm)Width: 13 in. (33 cm)Depth: 7.88 in. (20 cm)
  • Style
    High Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1920-1970
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. In a good condition.
  • Seller Location
    Amsterdam, NL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5458220863232

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    Ships From: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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