13th February 2019 10:30 GMT/BST

Natural History & Taxidermy

 
Lot 44
 

44

Taxidermy: Large Sawfish Rostrum (Pristidae spp), circa late 19th century, 62 teeth, 87.5cm...

Taxidermy: Large Sawfish Rostrum (Pristidae spp), circa late 19th century, 62 teeth, 87.5cm long

Sawfish, also known as Carpenter Sharks, are a family of Rays characterised by a long, narrow, flattened rostrum, or nose extension, lined with sharp transverse teeth, arranged in a way that resembles a saw.

With CITES A10 (non-transferable) licence no.566397/07

Sold for £100
Estimated at £150 - £200


 

Auction: Natural History & Taxidermy, 13th February 2019

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