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    BONGO SHOULDER MOUNT
    Tragelaphus euryceros euryceros
    The Bongo is one of the most coveted trophies in all of Africa. They are often tracked with dogs, but are very expensive to hunt and extremely difficult to stalk. They live in the deepest darkest jungle of Central Africa and do not come out to the open places except to get water or visit a salt lick. This particular mount is a high Record Book male with beautiful spiraling horns with lovely ivory tips that measure close to 34 inches long around the spirals. The mount stands approximately 48 inches high from the bottom of the brisket to the horn tips and is 26 inches wide, projecting 34 inches from the wall to the end of the nose. It boasts top quality taxidermy and will certainly demand attention wherever it is displayed.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2010
    17th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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