12 European Mount Ideas for Your Home

Skull mounts, also referred to as European mounts, are a big part of taxidermy work.

European mounting is the process of displaying only the skull of the animal (horns or antlers included). Below are two examples of beautiful boho-style European mounts.

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boho European mount
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sunflower mount
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There are many different ways you can display the animal. In this post, I’m sharing 12 European mounting ideas for your home. Most of these mounting ideas can be purchased on Etsy.

1. European Skull Mount Table Top Display

EUROPEAN SKULL MOUNT TABLE TOP DISPLAY

This clean simple design allows you to display your trophy on a tabletop. Keep in mind that this listing is only for the mount. The skull is not included. Get it from Thuli Design.

2. European Skull Display

EUROPEAN SKULL DISPLAY

Here is a simple idea for a display mount. This mount is polished cedar driftwood with skull mounting brackets. Because this is a natural product, the shape of the driftwood will vary.

3. Mount with Flowers

MOUNT WITH FLOWERS
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This is a mount idea that I discovered on Instagram. I love the feminine and cozy touch that’s added by placing flowers behind the horns.

4. European Mount Plaque

EUROPEAN MOUNT PLAQUE

This lovely mount uses stained wood that’s been nailed together. If you’re looking for an easy and affordable wall mount idea, you can do something like this pretty easily.

5. State Shaped Skull Mount Plaques

STATE SHAPED SKULL MOUNT PLAQUES

Display your trophy with a uniquely crafted state-shaped skull mount plaque. You can select any state or shape, any stain, and all come with a clear gloss lacquer finish. Get it from Mills FG Plaques.

6. Faux Deer Skull in Gold

FAUX DEER SKULL IN GOLD

This is perfect for anyone who doesn’t hunt. The Deer Skull, our gold resin stag skull, is hand-painted and can match any style of hanging wall home decor. Get it from White Faux Taxidermy.

7. Resin Deer Skull Wall Mount

RESIN DEER SKULL WALL MOUNT

This deer skull is huge. It would be a perfect addition to an office, man cave, or living room. If you’re interested in faux taxidermy, this is the perfect item for you. Get it from King Four.

8. Weathered Wood Skull Mount

WEATHERED WOOD SKULL MOUNT

Using wooden planks is the perfect DIY project for displaying your longhorns. This would look great hanging on your wall and would also make a wonderful gift.

9. Decorative Skull

DECORATIVE SKULL

This isn’t a mount but a faux skull that I think you’ll love. This unique faux skull has beautiful daisies carved between the horns. This piece is the perfect addition to your wall decor. Get it from The Metal Barn.

10. Rustic Tin Skull Mount

RUSTIC TIN SKULL MOUNT

Consider creating a rustic tin and weathered wood skull plaque. Just be sure to use a heavy-duty wall bracket for your project.

11. Desktop Skull Mount

DESKTOP SKULL MOUNT

This mount will allow you to display your skull without mounting it to the wall. This item is black zinc plated to protect it from rust, scratching, and chipping. Get it from Dead on Display USA.

12. EuroHanger Skull Hanger

EUROHANGER SKULL HANGER

Have you been looking for a way to hang your trophy European skull mount on the wall? Well, look no further because you found the perfect way to hang that trophy at just the right angle on your wall. Get it from EuroHanger.

I hope you found this post helpful and that it gave you some ideas for how to display your European mount.

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