Common Linnet - Carduelis cannabina
Common name: Common Linnet
Scientific name: Carduelis cannabina
Accession number: 158
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: January, 1834
Inscription on reverse: "Brown Linnet. Fringilla cannabina. Two males and a Female, on Fagus sylvatica. From individuals shot by W. and John MacGillivray, near Edinburgh. 1t Jany. 1834. Edinburgh. 3d January, 1834."