Saturday, October 24, 2009

Once Again, Texas Leads the Way

Crocodile Rug and Mastodon Tusk Among 850 Taxidermy Mounts at Fort Worth Big Game Trophy & Western Auction: "A 13-foot Crocodile rug with open jaws and a 164 pound tusk of an extinct Mastodon are among 850 exotic and unusual taxidermy mounts and artifacts being liquidated at auction in Fort Worth, Texas. The hunting trophies, animal rugs, fish and bird mounts being offered to the general public at the World Class Big Game Trophy & Western Auction are from private collections of renowned big game hunters and natural history museums."

Photo of rug at the link.

1 comment:

Karin M said...

How do you stuff a tusk? And why would you want a croc rug? More of a mat really. I wouldn't want to trip on it.