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Stuffed parakeet

1998.5156 (RS23527)

Description

Stuffed parakeet w/ red and yellow head and green body and wings. Possibly Carolina parrot (extinct). Covered w/ glass dome (.5157).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1874
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
feather (material)
mounting
stuffing (upholstering technique)
taxidermy
Object type
Animal Artifact
Places
South Carolina (United States)
Descriptive terms
BIRD, STUFFED
Feather
feather (material)
Mounted
mounting
parakeets (general)
Stuffed
stuffing (upholstering technique)
Taxidermy
taxidermy
Dimensions
9 x 4.5 x 9.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5156
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24276

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