The Stanley tiger pelt is from a real tiger?

Surely not. It's a cut up rug, isn't it?

30 May 1942, Chronology of Events Related to Stanley Civilian Internment Camp | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Last night Langston and Dalziel who were sleeping outside at the back of the bungalow, were woken up at about 5.00 a.m. by snarls and growls. Langston…got up to have a look. He went to the edge of t…