Hen Harrier - Circus cyaneus
Common name: Hen Harrier
Scientific name: Circus cyaneus
Accession number: 204
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: January, 1837
Inscription on reverse: "Common Hen-harrier. Circus cyaneus. From a recent adult Male, shot in Linlithgowshire, and lent by Mr Weir, of Boghead, in January, 1837. Edinburgh. January, 1837."