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Taxidermy case of adult male and adult female House Sparrow. According to Edward Hart, writing on 6 April 1927, 'Bottom middle (no 1): adult male; right middle (no 2): adult female; nest and six eggs. Sexes differ; summer and winter plumage differs. Mounted by me'.

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Taxidermy case of adult male and adult female House Sparrow by Edward Hart.

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House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
Natural History

adult male; female
2 items (description level: whole)

Broad category
Natural History: Zoology, Birds
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  Passer domesticus
scientific name (Horniman taxonomy):  Passer domesticus
previous specimen name:  Passer domesticus domesticus
catalogue title:  House Sparrow
common name:  House Sparrow
Additional preparator information
preparator:   Hart, Edward 
Christchurch, Dorset, England, UK, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made:  Christchurch 
Specimen form
taxidermy case
Additional specimen form information
material: taxidermy case (overall)

Edward Hart Collection
previous owner:  Hart, Edward  Undefined - 1924
vendor:  Stowe School  1942 - 1983-03-31
previous owner:  Hall, John  1924 - Undefined
previous owner:  Hall, Patrick  Undefined - 1942

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material:    taxidermy case 

Record created 2007-08-17 by MRILEY
Record last updated 2016-10-10 by XGVIEWS