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Blackbird, Turdus merula, AV3181

Physical Description

Study skin of medium-sized bird with head pointing towards the PL side, tail straight, wings folded back against the body, and legs crossed. Some downy feathers are visible. The wings are held in place by a string tied several times around the body, and there is also some string tied round the PR leg.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 48 x 64 x 270mm

Sex

Female

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