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Polar bear rug, full pelt mounted on black felt, glass eyes with fore & rear claws present, Northwest Territories, Canada; image credit on full record.

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Taxidermy; Polar Bear, Rug, Hide & Head, Felt Backed, 7 ft.

Mounted polar bear rug, accompanied by documentation, circa 1971. Full pelt mounted on black felt backing, stitched to a rubberized mat, the life-like rendering with brown glass eyes, the fore and rear claws present, affixed with the label D.K. Corbett / Taxidermy / Bass River /N.S.

Accompanied by original documentation from the taxidermist and fur export permit Northwest Territories, Winnipeg, Canada; customs certificate from the Treasury Department, Bureau of Customs, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and a certificate of importation from the U.S. Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC, authorizing the importation of these polar bear skins from Canada to the owner in Easton, Pennsylvania. ...[more information available via subscription]

p4A Item D9804118
Category:  natural history    Origin:  Canada
Type:  taxidermy specimens    Year:  1965 - 1975

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