Chelsea Raised Anchor Period Model of a Jacupema of Margrave
An extremely rare Chelsea Raised Anchor Period Model of a Jacupema of Margrave or Guan, taken in inspiration from George Edwards’ Natural History of Uncommon Birds, the bird perched upon a tree trunk its long neck supporting a combed and wattled head, its tightly closed wings adjoining its long graceful tail.
Stamped and applied raised anchor mark
Private English Collection
Height: 8 3/4 Ins (22 cms.)
Item No. 1766