Taxidermy- White Headed Duck by Rowland Ward of London

£ 1375

Circa 1900. In typical all glass case, unlabeled.
45cm Wide x 38cm High.

Ref: 24476

The White-Headed Duck (Oxyura leucocephala) listed status “endangered”. A globally threatened species– the population having recovered from near extinction in the 1970s.

For more information on Rowland Ward see “Rowland Ward taxidermist to the world” by P.A Morris, or “A History of British Taxidermy” by C. Frost, the following being a small extract “Rowland Ward became and remained for many years the largest and most famous taxidermy firm in the world”