Osteological specimen ”Phocidae”
In a wooden cigarbox, early 20th century, private collection from Finland.
This magnificent old school educational specimen is collection of various bones that belonged to Harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) or to Ringed seal (Phoca hispida).
Collection is in good condition. Great dark patina. Age-related wear and handling over many years. Soot, dust and dirt may occur. Size of the box approx. 24cm x 15cm.