Natural History / Taxidermy
Display case with taxidermy mergansers and fish
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Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
Rectangular case with mahogany beading around glass front. A pair of stuffed black and white Mergansers with crests behind their heads are shown in lakeside habitat with one duckling. The female has a small fish in her bill. A blue sky with white clouds is painted behind.
Transferred to the National Trust by the Treasury in lieu of CTT in 1985 with an endowment provided by the NHMF.