Originally native only to the Indian subcontinent, the Blackbuck is famous for its long, ringed horns that look like tightly wound corkscrews. This particular Blackbuck skull is, of course, no exception. In addition to its trademark horns, this wonderful skull mount would make an excellent addition to any exotic or oddity collection. Given the stunning nature of this piece, this mount has earned a taxidermy quality rating of Excellent.
About the Blackbuck Antelope
Scientific Name: Antilope cervicapra
The blackbuck, also known as the Indian antelope, is an antelope found in India, Nepal, and Pakistan. The blackbuck is the sole extant member of the genus Antilope. The species was described and given its binomial name by Swedish zoologist Carl Linnaeus in 1758. Two subspecies are recognized.