This listing is for a large vintage French taxidermy deer head. Specialist shipping required for this piece and we may not be able to ship to your location. Please check before purchasing if outside of France. Shop collection welcome.
(Please also check any customs restrictions for your country as we cannot be responsible for goods you choose to import seized at customs, also in relation to wood worm as well as taxidermy)
Markings: J. Buisson Naturaliste 4 Place St Michel Paris… If you know, you know.
Sourced: in Normandy, France
Age: circa 1900-10’s
Materials: wood, taxidermy
Size roughly: 103 x 52 x 65 cm = 41 x 20.5 x 26 inches
Unpacked weight roughly: 8.5 kg
Condition: in antique condition with extreme signs of previous use and display, extensive spots of wear, hair loss, this is an old item with tarnish and patina, despite all the wear and tear he is still structurally sound and fine for display, please see all pictures
Discerning features: a typically French rustic wall hunting plaque, larger than the ones that normally pass through the store, prepared by a master of his craft at a very famous Paris address