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Common Snapping Turtle Taxidermy Mount For Sale

  • Common Name: Snapping Turtle
  • Latin Name: Chelydra serpentina
  • Item Number: 17050
  • Overall Grade: Premier
Premier
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Availability: Sold

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Description of Taxidermy For Sale

This is a extraordinary common snapping turtle life-size taxidermy mount. This turtle is posed in an aggresive standing "snapping" position (where their namesake comes from). The shell of this massive turtle measures 16" wide and 18" in length and the taxidermy craftsmanship is simply outstanding. These factors combine to earn this piece our Premier™ overall quality rating. All applicable dimensions are included to help ensure this item will fit within your intended display space.

- Great for a mantle, shelf, ledge, table, or countertop.

 

About the Common Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)

The common snapping turtle is a large freshwater turtle that can be found from the east coast of the United States and Canada extending west to the rocky mountains. The common snapping turtle is easily identifiable. They are a large muscular turtle with a sharp beak like mouth, and large carapace ridges on its shell that give the common snapping turte a menacing appearance that match its aggressive dimeanor. 

Specifications
Dimensions:*
  • Length:

    29"

  • Depth:

    14"

  • Height:

    18"

  • Width:

    5#

  • Nose to Tail:

    29"

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.