A stunning Kalloo & Sons leopard skin rug. The leopard is one of five big cats found in India.
Leopards are graceful and powerful big cats closely related to lions, tigers, and jaguars. They live in sub-Saharan Africa, northeast Africa, Central Asia, India, and China. However, many of their populations are endangered, especially outside of Africa.
Overall good antique condition, the colours have remained very vibrant.
The skin bears the Kalloo & sons label to the underside of the head
Leopards are protected under CITES Appendix 1 Annex A.
This piece is a “worked” item, produced before 1947 and therefore does not require a license to be sold within the UK
- Max Width: 190cm
- Max Length: 270cm