Gorilla bust cast. Full size adult
This Gorilla death mask was originally made by Carl Akeley on location in the Congo region of Africa in 1921. He affectionately named this particular primate "The Lone Male of Karisimbi". The mounted animal is still on exhibit in the African Hall at the American Museum of Natural History.
Measures: 11 inches tall
Color: Off white or black (please add a note with your order which color you prefer).
$169 (plus shipping)
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Available in white or black. Please allow 10 days production time for proper curing
African trips 1905-09 to gather specimens for both The Chicago and The New York Natural History Museums
Plaster mask impression of gorilla from Mount Mikeno prepared by Carl Akeley in 1921