Wet specimen ”Xenopus”


Early 20th century, private collection from Finland

This amazing wet specimen is old educational sample from 20th century. This large clawed frog, probably (Xenopus laevis) are preserved in large glass jar. Over the many years, some of the alcohol used as a preservative has evaporated from the glass jar.

Specimen are in good condition. Age-related wear from handling over many years. Minor defects in a glass jar. Size (with a jar) approx. 18cm x 8cm.

NB! Very brittle and thin glass. We will not post this item. Pick-up from the shop.