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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

Thomas Pearce (active c. 1850s)

'Stag killed by H.R.H The Prince Consort in the Ditch' 5 - 5 Oct 1857

Albumen print | 13.9 x 11.0 cm (whole object) | RCIN 2800793

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Photograph of a head of a stag, killed by Prince Albert (1819-61). The stag's head is positioned on a wooden crate. The head is lit from the left, and its shadow is shown on the wall behind. The caption indicates the stag weighed 18 stone.

  • Creator(s)

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

    Previously attributed to Unknown Person (photographer)

  • 13.9 x 11.0 cm (whole object)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • 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)