Taxidermy case of two adult male and one adult female Firecrest by Edward Hart.
Taxidermy case of two adult male and one adult female Firecrest. According to Edward Hart, writing on 6 April 1927, 'Left (no 1): adult male. Shot by G. Dory at Iford, Christchurch, October 24th 1887; top right (no 2): adult female, November 27th 1884; bottom middle (no 3): adult male, December 27th 1884. Nos 2 and 3 were given to me by a school boy, A. Le Jeune, who shot them with a catapult at Stoney Lane, Christchurch. Sexes differ, summer and winter plumage the same. Mounted by me'.