Song Thrush - Turdus philomelos

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Common name: Song Thrush

Scientific name: Turdus philomelos

Accession number: 116

Materials: Watercolour on paper

When painted: May 1831

Inscription on reverse: "Song Thrush. Turdus musicus. Male, Female, and Young, from individuals shot near Lasswade. Twig of Ulmus montana. Edinburgh, 6th May, 1831. WMcG."

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