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Taxidermy case of three adult male and three adult female Green Sandpiper. According to Edward Hart, writing on 1 May 1927, 'Left (no 1): adult female, August 2nd 1873; (no 2): adult male, September 7th 1878; (no 3): adult male, September 6th 1883; (no 4): adult female, October 6th 1879; (no 5): adult female, October 9th 1880; (no 6): adult male, January 28th 1914, winter plumage. Shot by me on the Town Common, Christchurch. Sexes alike. Summer and winter plumage differ. Mounted by me'.

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Taxidermy case of three adult male and three adult female Green Sandpiper by Edward Hart.

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Green Sandpiper (Tringa ochropus)
NH.83.3/197
Natural History

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

Broad category
Natural History: Zoology, Birds
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  Tringa ochropus
scientific name (Horniman taxonomy):  Tringa ochropus
catalogue title:  Green Sandpiper
common name:  Green Sandpiper

Collector
Hart, Edward
Additional collector information
collector:   Hart, Edward 
Place collected
Christchurch, Dorset, England, UK, Western Europe, Europe
Date collected
{earliest=1873, latest=1873, primary=true, value=2 August 1873; 7 September 1878; 6 September 1883; 6 October 1879; 9 October 1880; 28 January 1914}
Additional date information
date collected:  2 August 1873; 7 September 1878; 6 September 1883; 6 October 1879; 9 October 1880; 28 January 1914 
date collected:  2 August 1873 
date collected:  7 September 1878 
date collected:  6 September 1883 
date collected:  6 October 1879 
date collected:  9 October 1880 
28 January 1914 
Additional preparator information
preparator:   Hart, Edward 
Place
Christchurch, Dorset, England, UK, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made:  Christchurch 
Specimen form
taxidermy case
Additional specimen form information
material: taxidermy case (overall)
Measurements
overall: 12000 g
Additional measurement information
overall: 12000 g

Edward Hart Collection
Provenance
previous owner:  Hart, Edward  1873-08-02 - 1924
vendor:  Stowe School  1942 - 1983-03-31
previous owner:  Hall, John  1924 - Undefined
previous owner:  Hall, Patrick  Undefined - 1942


Related subjects
material:    taxidermy case 

Record created 2000-02-09 by HART DATABASE
Record last updated 2016-09-17 by XGVIEWS