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Robert E. Petersen's Massive Polar Bear Mount Donated to the NRA

Standing well over 12-feet tall and 5½-feet wide at the shoulders, the first polar bear to be taken with a .44 Magnum is now on display in the North Tower Atrium of the National Rifle Association Headquarters. (By Wendy Cunningham, National Firearms Museum)

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2 Responses to Robert E. Petersen's Massive Polar Bear Mount Donated to the NRA

englishsunset wrote:
May 19, 2011

That is big, really big. In the Spokane, Washington airport there was a polar bear on display [don't know if it is still there or not] and I thought it was big but this one is Big.

JohnTjossem wrote:
May 12, 2011

Is this the same bear that was in the Almount Lodge in Colorado between Gunnison and Crested Butte?