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Resplendant Quetzal bird, Guatemala, collected around 1923

Resplendant Quetzal bird, Guatemala, collected around 1923

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Object Name
Quetzal Bird
alternative currency
ca 1923
place collected
associated place
Physical Description
wood (perch material)
feathers, organic materials (overall material)
top of head to wooden base: 44 cm; 17 5/16 in
base: 16.5 cm; 6 1/2 in
top of head to bottom of tail feather: 70 cm; 27 9/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
The Honorable Charles E. Hughes
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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