Large bow front case of four specimen roach
Dimensions:W: 94cm (37")H: 57cm (22.4")D: 21cm (8.3")
A nice example of a large early 20th century taxidermy specimen case of four roach, mounted in a bow fronted glass case with gold border - ADDITIONAL IMAGES CAN BE VIEWED BELOW:
The interior of the case has a pale blue backboard, the fish mounted in a naturalistic setting of reeds and river plants and rock base.
To the lower front of the case, a description painted as follows:
'Caught by HE Deacock at Christchurch, March 3rd 1914'
This case can either be secured to a wall or be displayed as a freestanding piece.
This case is in very good original condition.