The barn owl is the most widely distributed species of owl, and one of the most widespread of all birds.
It is a medium-sized raptor that is active at night. Raptors have strong grasping talons for killing prey, and a hooked upper beak for tearing meat. The Barn Owl has a white heart-shaped face and white chest with small brown spots. The back is tawny, marked with black and white spots.
A beautifully mounted bird set on natural ground work under a glass dome.
The Barn Owl is protected under CITES Appendix I Annex A.
This bird was mounted before 1947 and as a “worked item” can be sold within the UK without license.
- Max Width: 27cm
- Max Height: 49cm
- Max Depth: 27cm