Mutu at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus

† Mutu
ID Number:
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Female ♀, unknown maybe about years old (estimated age)
Status:confiscated
Dead date:
Death reason: unknown:
Location:Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
ArrivedRingling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus 1947-06-20
from Zoo Circus (Trolle Rhodin)
Zoo Circus (Trolle Rhodin) 1944-00-00
from Circus Carl Hagenbeck - Stellingen (Lorenz Hagenbeck)
Born: wild
Document updated2009-08-14: 
During world war II she was send, together with other elephants, with the circus to Malmoe in Sweden, in order to be protected from the war. But all elephants became confiscated by the swedish government, and sold to Ringling Bros Circus.

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