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O.P.S the Sealion

1920s/1930's postcard. Description reads: O.P.S. The Sea-lion at the famous Hagenbeck Zoo at Hamburg makes a perfect pose for the camera, to enable the photographer to get the right snap. Hagenbeck's Zoo is world famous being the first commercial Zoo in the world, and many animals housed at this Zoo have found himes afterwards in the various municipal Zoos of the big capitals of the world. A large number of the animals in the London Zoo have been purchased from Hagenbeck's

O.P.S the Sealion
Meaghan Edwards, 8 Mar 2011
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    • Meaghan Edwards
      1920s/1930\'s postcard. Description reads:

      O.P.S. The Sea-lion at the famous Hagenbeck Zoo at Hamburg makes a perfect pose for the camera, to enable the photographer to get the right snap. Hagenbeck\'s Zoo is world famous being the first commercial Zoo in the world, and many animals housed at this Zoo have found himes afterwards in the various municipal Zoos of the big capitals of the world. A large number of the animals in the London Zoo have been purchased from Hagenbeck\'s
    • kiang
      Looks like an elephant seal to me
    • Meaghan Edwards
      I thought so too, with the face.
    • zoomaniac
      It is definetly an elephant seal. I wonder why the description says its a sea lion. Maybe a translation fault?

      And for what stands "O.P.S" for?
    • Tarsius
      Northern or Southern subspecies ?
    • zoomaniac
      subspecies?:)
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    Tierpark Hagenbeck
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    Meaghan Edwards
    Date:
    8 Mar 2011
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