Very Rare Late 19th Century Taxidermy Cased Bittern. This is a very rare museum quality example of a cased Bittern dating from the late 19th century. Taxidermy Bitterns are rarely found for sale and this is probably the only one in the U. The case is wooden with the front completely glazed, the sides are 2/3rds glazed. The Bittern is mounted on a base resembling mud with stones and branches. The inside of the case has a painted background with reeds and grasses planted. Beautiful specimen ideal for large home or for use as a film prop for period films /dramas. Size of case is… Approx 30″ tall x 22″ wide x 11 deep…. 76 x 56 x 28 cm. The item “Very Rare Taxidermy Bittern In Display Case. Late 19th Century Stuffed Bittern” is in sale since Thursday, June 3, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectables\Animal Collectables\Taxidermy”. The seller is “dorton003″ and is located in Aylesbury. This item can’t be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.
- Film prop: Vintage film prop
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Animal Type: Birds
- Item Type: Taxidermy
- Animal Sub-Type: Bittern
- Stuffed Bittern: Taxidermy Bittern
- Mounted/ Unmounted: Mounted