† Jack is a dead Male ♂ Asian elephant, (Elephas maximus), who died at Amsterdam Artis Zoo, in Netherlands, of euthanised in 1849-08-08. Official death reason described as shot by Police after escaping from enclosure.
The remains of this elephant is within the Taxidermy collection at Groote museum, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Jack was born wild .
Jack came from menagerie Cornelis van Aken and was the first elephant of Artis.
Difficault to handle, and destrying his enclosure and escaping on several occasions, he was finally shot during his last escape by a Policeman.
His skeleton is exhibited at the Groote museum.
This may be a drawing of Jack.
(The name Jack is already submitted into the link, just click on the link for relevant results)