European Goldfinch

Taxidermy case of two adult male and two adult female European Goldfinch by Edward Hart (snow scene).

Taxidermy case of two adult male and two adult female European Goldfinch. According to Edward Hart, writing on 6 April 1927, 'Top left (no 1): adult male, winter plumage, 1880; top middle (no 2): adult male, winter plumage, 1884, bottom middle (no 3): adult female, winter plumage, 1883; bottom right (no 4): adult female; winter plumage; 1884. All shot by me in the neighbourhood of Christchurch. Sexes alike; summer and winter plumage differ. Mounted by me'.

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