A SPLENDID AND VIVIDLY COLOURED VICTORIAN TAXIDERMY DOME WITH COCK-OF-THE-ROCK, POMPADOUR COTINGA, TANAGERS AND RARE HUMMINGBIRDS
England, 19th century
A mahogany veneered base with four bun feet, from which a central branch is sprouting, with several vividly coloured birds perched on it, in a very good condition with the original glass dome.
H. 75 cm
Private collection, United Kingdom
Including certificate stating the age of the object as well as CITES documents