Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant
African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) at
Baron Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild in Germany

dead elephant ☨ ♂ Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant  dead elephant
Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant displayed as taxidermy specimen.
Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant as taxidermy specimen.
Photo: Tobias Dornbusch, Germany
Photo: Tobias Dornbusch, Germany
Taxidermy locationNaturmuseum Senckenberg, Frankfurt am Main, Germany



Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Male ♂
Born:* wild
Birth place: in Congo unspecified forest
Dead: 1909-00-00
Death location: Congo
Death reason: hunted: shot by Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Baron Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild, in Germany

Date of arrival

1909-00-00Baron Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild
from Baron Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild

Record history
History of updates2021-09-01

Latest document update2021-09-01 21:01:15
Random literature

† Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant is a dead Male ♂ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 1909-00-00 at Baron Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild, in Germany, . Official death reason described as shot by Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild.

Taxidermy locationThe Taxidermy remains of this animal is within the Taxidermy collection at Naturmuseum Senckenberg, in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.


Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant was born wild at Congo unspecified forest.

Comments / pictures

Shot by Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild in Congo. Gifted as taxidermy to Naturmuseum Senckenberg in Frankfurt.

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Goldschmidt-Rothschild elephant, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Baron Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild in Germany. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 4 October 2022 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

Sources used for this article is among others:

  • Tobias Dornbusch, Germany

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