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Bird of Paradise feather

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Beige tail feathers with green feathers on top of the head

Provenance

Inherited by the donor, Edward Shumsky, from his mother, Violet Manno Shumsky on November 11, 2005; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Violet Manno Shumsky through her estate

French, 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 50.8 cm (20 in.)

Accession Number

2008.160

Medium or Technique

Feathers

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Costumes