Mounted skins of the extinct quagga :: Related link Quaggas in Musea around the world
<< Home

All that remains of the countless numbers of Quaggas, that inhabited the vast plains of the Karoo and southern Free State in South Africa, are

  • twenty three skins, which are mounted, in more or less life-like positions,
  • seven skeletons and some skulls and footbones
  • housed in Museums mostly in Europe
  • illustrations and descriptions made by either early travellers to Southern Africa or of Quaggas in captivity in Europe.
Find quagga skins

© The Quagga Project South Africa I Contact :: Website by web design