Bosco
Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at
Unknown in Unknown

This record may be a duplicate record with Bosco at Pinders Circus
dead elephant ☨ ♂ Bosco  dead elephant

Identification


Description

Species:Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂, unknown age
Status:Lost to follow-up
Origin
Born:*
Birth place: in Asia unspecified location
Death
Dead:
Death reason: :
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Unknown, in Unknown

Date of arrival

Unknown
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Neue Pferdemarkt)

Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Neue Pferdemarkt)
from Frank Browns Circus

1887-00-00Frank Browns Circus
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Neue Pferdemarkt)

Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Neue Pferdemarkt)
from Bremerhafen

Bremerhafen
from Firma Carl Hagenbeck

Firma Carl Hagenbeck
from Asia unspecified location

Record history
History of updates2012-04-12: new record
2018-05-15: text, source

Latest document update2020-10-23 12:34:39
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This record may be a duplicate record with Bosco at Pinders Circus
Biography

† Bosco is a dead Lost to follow-up Male ♂ Asian elephant (Elephas maximus), , who died at Unknown, in Unknown, .

Origin


Bosco was born at Asia unspecified location.


Comments / pictures

The Argentinean Bosco it is the same one that in the year 1886 act in the Italian Opera House "Alla Scala", Milan, in the ballet "Amor" with others animals.

Frank Brown buys Bosco in Hagenbeck Park in Hamburg ( this history is related in the Hagenbeck book "Animals and beasts" edited in 1910) there Hagenbeck relates that Bosco was a very intelligent elephant, after a short time Frank Brown return Bosco with Hagenbeck and he sold it again.

After being sold to a menagerie in Argentina, Bosco returned to Europe two years later, and was reunited with Carl.



According to the Hagenbeck book “Beasts and Men”, Bosco was sold to the US.

Reference list

References

Koehl, Dan, (2021). Bosco, Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) located at Unknown in Unknown. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 May 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12583. (archived at the Wayback machine)


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