Overall: 12.4 x 6 x 21.6 cm (4 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 8 1/2 in.)
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Hawk’s head; wood covered with white priming and color; greenish blue back; white face; band of yellow on front of body.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way