-Size: 8"L x 5"W x 9"H
-Species: Homo sapiens (“
-Notes: Dated over 2,000 years old, this skull is an extreme example of binding and elongation. Cranial binding is the shaping of the skull when a child is very young, usually an infant. This wrapping is often done with rope or cloth by itself or against a wooden board. This results in the misshaping, flattening (see our cradle-board skull, BC-222) or, in this case, elongation. This wrapping or binding, is thought to be the oldest form of body modification, dating back 9,000 years. This particular skull is from Peru, but this practice has occurred in other regions as well. Metal stand in photo, not included. Please allow up to 1 week for processing time with cast replicas as most of these items are made to order. Thank you for your understanding.
-Shadow box size: 7"L x 7"W x 1&7/8" deep -Species: Charon grayi -Notes: Though they are arachnids, whip-spiders are not technically spiders. They use their whip-like appendages to source out potential prey ahead of them and then use their spiny pedipalps for capture. They are also known as tailless whip-scorpions and...
-Shadow box size: 4&3/8"W x 6&7/8"H -Species: Camponotus gigas -Notes: Also known as "Dinomyrmex gigas," this species of ant is one of the largest in the world! You will receive a different specimen of the same amazing quality. -Location: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand This item can not be sent...
-Size: 1&3/16"L -Species: Suncus murinus -Notes: An extremely odd and interesting skull. Also known as the "grey musk shrew", "Asian musk shrew" or "Indian musk shrew," these small mammals are native to South and Southeast Asia, but have become an invasive species in many parts of the world due to human transportation....