This is an incredible Oribi shoulder mount. The alert animal has been posed to look straight ahead. Its hair is a beautiful mixture of reds, browns, whites, grays and black. Its ears are upright and alert. The nice horns and wonderful craftsmanship of this item have earned it our taxidermy quality rating of Excellent.
About the Oribi
Scientific Name: Ourebia ourebi
The oribi is a small antelope found in eastern, southern and western Africa. The sole member of its genus, it was described by the German zoologist Eberhard August Wilhelm von Zimmermann in 1783. Eight subspecies are identified. The oribi reaches nearly 50–67 centimetres at the shoulder and weighs 12–22 kilograms.