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Vll. Statistics of Fur Prices
TYPICAL PRICES OF A FEW SKINS

By E. Brass

 

Australian Opossum, Adelaide prime blue, 1880, 16 cts.; 1900, 28 cts. ; 1908, 73 etc. ; 1909, 97 cts. ; 1910, $1.95.

Wallaby, 1880, 6 cts. to 10 cts.; 1900, 25 cts. to 75 cts.; 1910, 50 cts. to $1.70.

Kangaroo, 1880, 4 cts. to 12 cts. ; 1900, 37 cts. to 60 cts. ; 1910, 75 cts. to $1.45.

Wombats, 1880, 12 ctc. ; 1900, 36 cts.; 1910, 73 cts. Native Coats, 1880, 4 cts.; 1900, 24 cts.; 1910, 49 cts.

Bastard Chinchilla, 1880, 73 cts.; 1890, 36 cts.; 1900, $2.92; 1905, $4.38; 1910, $9.73.

Japan Mink, 1900, 12 cts.; 1905, 19 cts.; 1910, 60 cts.

Chinese Weasel, 1900, 7 cts.; 1905, 16 cts.; 1910, 33 cts.

Japan Marten, 1890, 35 cts.; 1900, $1.43; 1905, $2.38; 1910, $3.81. Japan Fox, 1890, 83 cts.; 1900, $1.43; 1910, $4.05.

Skunk, the best lot, 1900, $2.07; 1908, $3.30; 1909,$4.40; 1910, $7.06; 1911, $5.10.

Raw Persian, 1890, $2.06; 1900, $3.09; 1905, $4.12; 1908, $4.64; 1909, $5.15; 1910, $6.70.

Stone Marten, 1890, $1.43; 1895, $2.14; 1900, $2.86; 1905, $3.33; 1908, $5.23; 1909,$6.19; 1910, $6.66.

Marmot, Orenburg, 1890, 10 cts.; 1900, 12 cts.; 1904, 19 cts.; 1905, 43 cts. ; 1906, 33 cts. ; 1907, 37 cts.; 1908, 33 cts.; 1909, 43 cts. ; 1910, 90 cts.

Black Fox, best skin, 1880, $632.70; 1890, $876.00; 1900, $2,822.66; 1905, $1,070.67; 1906, $1,557,33; 1907, $2,141.33; 1908, $2,238.67; 1909, $1,508.67; 1910, $2,628.00.

Sea-otter, 1880, $584.00; 1890, $778.67; 1900, $1,362.67; 1905, $997.77; 1909, $1,849.33; 1910, $1,703.33.


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