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    AFRICAN TSESSEBEE SHOULDER MOUNT
    Damaliscus lunatus lunatus
    Pronounced "Sassaby", this medium-large African antelope has shoulders higher than its hindquarters and is definitely one of the fastest animals on the planet. Both sexes have horns, with those of the female being slightly slimmer. The reddish-purple iridescent coat of hair shimmers in the African sun giving this horse-faced animal a special beauty of its own. The present mount is a mature bull with a slightly better than average-size set of horns and outstanding taxidermy. It measures 25 inches from the wall, 37 inches high and has a 17-inch outside antler span.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2008
    20th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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