Whistling partridge decoy

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Date:1875 - 1899 (c.)

Description:This is a tole peintre [painted sheet iron] whistling decoy partridge, with detailed plumage. It stands on three supports with a mesh grill aperture to the breast. It is thought to be British and dates from the late 19th century. Height 240mm, Length 145mm, Width 95mm


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Donor ref:CVCSC:0138.1.F (12/9791)

Source: Compton Verney House Trust

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