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Grey heron, Ardea cinerea, AV1485

Physical Description

Tall long-legged grey, black and white bird, mounted in a flat-footed standing position on a wooden base. Wings are folded back against its body and head is facing forward. Neck is in an S-curve. Has a tuft of longer feathers on its chest and another on the top of its head.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 740 x 620 x 255mm

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