Lioness (Britains Zoo 911)

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Exhibit

Lioness (Britains Zoo 911)

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location:
Arch Three , Area 44
The Zoo (display)

A painted hollowcast lead Lioness, from the Britains Zoo range, catalogue number 911.

Giulia ...
" The lioness is showing a feline prettiness by lying as a princess. It is brown painted and it is opening slightly its mouth. "

1940 catalogue description

" These are worthy mates of the 'King of the Forest', and one of the most beautiful of the cat tribe. The skin of the lioness is more silky than the male, but they have not the majestic bearing to the same degree. "