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A massive Victorian taxidermy Loggerhead seaturtle (Caretta caretta) measuring over 170 cm

 

England, 19th century

The creature of enormous proportions, with original carapace, head and limbs, with some restorations and recolouring.

 

L. approx. 170 x W. approx. 140 cm

 

Provenance:

Private collection, United Kingdom

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