1. Agelaius Thilius. (Molina.) 2. Sturnella Militaris. (Linn.). SOUTH AMERICA - U. S. NAVAL ASTRONOMICAL EXPEDITION.

1. Agelaius Thilius. (Molina.) 2. Sturnella Militaris. (Linn.).

1856.
Lithograph, hand colored, image area approximately 9 1/2 x 7 inches on sheet 11 x 8 1/2 inches. Very good condition. A fine color lithograph issued in J.M. Gilliss' "The U.S. Naval Astronomical Expedition to the Southern Hemisphere" which journeyed to Peru and Chile. This is plate XVI depicting two birds (dark blue/black male with yellow on wing and brown female with red breast) one on a branch and one on ground. Item #33339

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