Common Snipe

Taxidermy case of two adult male, two adult female and four young Common Snipe by Edward Hart.

Taxidermy case of two adult male, two adult female and four young Common Snipe. According to Edward Hart, writing on 5 May 1927, 'Left (no 1): adult male, 1891; left middle (no 2): adult female, 1891; right middle (no 3): adult female, 1891; right (no 4): adult male, 1891; four young. Shot by me on Hurn Common, Christchurch. Sexes alike. Summer and winter plumage the same. Mounted by me'.

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