here is the caracal skull mount i made using a seed pod from an acacia tree, which i brought back with me. also, the lion skull, after i had to put the five separate pieces shot off the top and back back together again. i am still working on a mount for this one.
here is the lion skull mounted. i had this slab already (it was a clock) so i used it. i may change this in the future or add something else to it. i am still working on a mount for the hartebeest.
thank you for all your kind comments.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...