Eider - Somateria mollissima
Common name: Eider
Scientific name: Somateria mollissima
Accession number: 007
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: March, 1832
Inscription on reverse: "Eider Duck. Anas mollissima. Adult Male. From an individual shot in the Frith [sic] of Forth, and lent by Mr Macduff Carfrae. Edinburgh. March, 1832. W.McG."