In the Brilliance of Their Centuries Old Copper
Johann Elias Ridinger, Snub-eared Wild Boar
This Snub=Eared Main Boar with cropped Tail … Landgrave Louis (VIII) of Hesse-Darmstadt has cropped the ears with serene hand himself
Johann Elias Ridinger, Crippled Deer
This Stag of 14 Points and still an End under the Coronet with only 3 Legs had been hunted in 1748 … Ditto this fawn with three legs by nature

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