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Prince Albert collected photographs of places significant to him

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

Stag shot by the Prince 1 - 1 Oct 1859

Albumen print | 14.9 x 11.3 cm (image) | RCIN 2117019

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Photograph of the head of a stag, presumably shot by Prince Albert (1819-61). The head is positioned on top of a plinth covered in fur. Flora has been placed around the head. There is a stone wall in the background. Photograph taken at Balmoral.

  • Creator(s)

    Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s) (photographer)

  • annotation: Oct 1/59 [lr corner]
  • 14.9 x 11.3 cm (image)

  • From the collection of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • albums
          • photograph albums
    Subject(s)
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Zoology
        • Animals
          • Mammals
            • Deer
              • Red deer
                • Stags (male deer)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Agriculture and related techniques
        • Animal husbandry
          • Field sports (hunting, shooting, stalking)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Great Britain
          • Scotland
            • Aberdeenshire [Scotland]
              • Balmoral Estate [Aberdeenshire]