Vintage "Crusader Mouse" in display case - - Mus musculus - 16×20×11 cm

Description
Vintage "Crusader Mouse" in display case - - Mus musculus - 16×20×11 cm
1950 - Italy - non-CITES species

Curious specimen of a mummified rat depicted as a crusader, with military metal vestments typical of the Crusaders during the Holy War. Placed on a wooden base and inside a glass case.
Rat dimensions: approx. 16 cm.

Lot details
Specimen
Vintage "Crusader Mouse" in display case
Object
-
Scientific Name
Mus musculus
Origin
Italy
CITES relevancy
non-CITES species
Condition
Restored
Year
1950
Dimensions
16×20×11 cm
Weight
400 g
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