Hand Carved Wooden Male Pheasant Ornament by Archipelago. Captured in his rich chestnut brown and golden colours with deep green head and red wattles, he really is a resplendent chap.
This Pheasant is a UK designed, beautifully detailed, hand carved wooden ornament made from sustainable timber by Fair Trade carvers, and handpainted, every one is a unique piece. The Pheasant Ornament measures approx. 16 inches long.
Archipelago are renowned for their British design and their beautiful wildlife and wood carvings, which make lovely gifts. Their design team work closely with fair trade carvers to manage the creative process and produce a stunning collection of wooden wildlife ornaments.
The Common Pheasant is native to most of Europe, although of Asian origin, its name derives from Eastern Europe in Georgia. A large, long-tailed game bird. Males have rich chestnut, golden-brown and black markings on body and tail, with a dark green head and red face wattling. Greatly cross-bred now between the Common Pheasant and Green Pheasant, it is a Game Bird widely bred for shooting sports. In the US it is known as the Ring Necked Pheasant due to its thin white collar.
Material: Sustainable Wood
Size: 41cm long x 22cm high
Fair Trade Hand Carved