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Christmas Sale Event 11 @ The Taxidermy Store The Taxidermy Store's Current Promotions

Christmas Sale Event 11 @ The Taxidermy Store The Taxidermy Store's Current Promotions

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Ankole Watusi Longhorn Taxidermy Shoulder Mount For Sale

  • Common Name: Watusi or Ankole Longorn
  • Latin Name: Bos taurus africanus
  • Item Number: 12787
  • Overall Grade: Excellent +
Excellent +

Regular Price: $5,450.00

Special Price $4,360.00

Availability: In stock

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Description of Taxidermy For Sale

This is a great Watusi shoulder taxidermy mount. It is posed with the head in an upright position looking straight forward out into the room. This giant set of horns has a width of over 67.5" with well done taxidermy work, earning our Excellent Plus™ overall quality rating. All applicable dimensions are included to help ensure this item will fit within your intended display space.

- There is a hanger already attached to the back of this item.

- It will hang on single properly anchored large headed bolt or large headed screw.

General Information about the Ankole Watusi (Bos taurus africanus)

The Watusi longhorn (or Ankole longhorn, a member of the Sanga family) is cattle breed originally found in Africa. Its unique massive horns can reach up to 8 feet wide and are used for both self defense and cooling through blood vessels that run throughout the horn. Watusi natively live in the savannas and open grasslands of Africa and can weigh between 900-1,600 pounds with their diet consisting of mostly grass and leaves.

Specifications
Dimensions:*
  • Depth:

    37"

  • Height:

    49"

  • Width:

    68"

  • Weight:

    75 lbs

  • Horn/Antler Length (L):

    39.50"

  • Horn/Antler Length (R):

    38.00"

  • Base Circumference (R):

    23.50"

  • Base Circumference (L):

    24.00"

  • Tip to Tip Spread:

    67.50"

This item ships FREE via Standard Delivery to the lower 48 states.

We use a variety of carriers, including USPS, FedEx, UPS & Spee-Dee Delivery, choosing each carrier based on the weight, dimensions and destination of your order.

We pack and ship all of our items with a dedication to safe and secure transit, and over 40 years of taxidermy-shipping experience, utilizing innovative new ways to pack your order (box or crate), ensuring it arrives to you in the exact same conditon that it left our store.

*Delivery to Alaska or Hawaii may incur an additional shipping surcharge based on the weight and dimension of the item purchased.

Each item we sell comes with its own Grade & Specifications Certificate (GSC)
 
Grading each item based on it's overall characteristics helps assist clients by taking the guess work out of choosing the right quality taxidermy piece to meet their needs. We assign grades to each item based on our 40+ years of experience in the taxidermy industry. From serious world class specimen collectors to first time buyers, we can help you find just the right item to meet your needs!

The Specifications of each item, including dimensions and unique characteristics, are recorded on each GSC Card. We include the Depth, Height, Width and Weight of every item when possible. We also include other features such as horn and antler length (when applicable) as well as any other key attributes and descriptions to better identify each items unique characteristics. Below is a sample GSC card. The Specifications and Grade information are provided in each listing.