silver, gilt, ivory, pearl; Large silver wings are hinged to central ivory-inlaid section. Lower wire wings are gold plated and hinged to ivory section loosely to fall forward. Smaller gold-plated wings are mounted on springs.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on a Nikon Coolscan 4000 film scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension. A 300 ppi JPEG file limited to 1024 pixels on the long dimension was then added to the CONTENTdm database.