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Southern Rockhopper Penguin 'Eudyptes chrysocome', NL

$3,603.14

About

The Macaroni bird his fur is less spotted than the other one and its tale is more spread out than the Sauteur bird. Another big difference is the details on the head. Both penguins are characterized by egrets, which are yellow feathers above the eyes. But the Macaroni’s feathers are more positioned towards the back, the Sauteurs’ feathers are Stand outwards of the head. The nickname of penguin macaroni would come from English sailors and would be related to the yellow egret of the animal. "Macaroni" was a term designating a fashion of 17th century in England marked by a flamboyant or excessive ornamentation.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 11.42 in. (29 cm)Width: 18.9 in. (48 cm)Depth: 21.26 in. (54 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
    Antarctica
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Date of Manufacture
    1984
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Leuven , BE
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 16831stDibs: LU3301121083592

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    Ships From: leuven, Belgium
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