Extinct by: 1844

Family: Alcidae

Scientific name: great auk (Pinguinus impennis) egg

Eats: fish

sculpture size: Juvenile L15.5 W5.5 H5 (cm) Adult L16.5 W5.5 H5.5 (cm)

sculpture scale: 1:1

Production material : High tensile modulus PU resin

Special notes : full size skull including beak cap with articulating jaw

Juvenile based directly un Newcastle (uk) specimin and exibits diffrences


The great auk is a species of flightless Alcid that became extinct in the mid-19th century. It was the only modern species in the genus Pinguinus.

Great Auk skull

SKU: 0011
Juvenile: Juvenile
Adult: Adult
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