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Taxidermy mount of Harbour Seal (Phoca vitulina).


Harbour Seal (Phoca vitulina)
Natural History

1 item (description level: whole)

Broad category
Natural History: Zoology, Mammals
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  Phoca vitulina
label name:  Phoca vitulina
catalogue title:  Harbour Seal
common name:  Harbour Seal
common name:  Harbour seal
common name:  Seal
Additional preparator information
maker:  Thorpe, Charles 
Additional place information
label place:  Canada 
Specimen form
taxidermy mount
Additional specimen form information
material: taxidermy mount (overall)
overall: 910 mm x 265 mm x 265 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 910 mm x 265 mm x 265 mm

Frederick J. Horniman Collection

Related objects
contains Harbour Seal (Phoca vitulina) (NH.H.42.1)

Record created 2007-08-28
Record last updated 2019-08-15

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