Green-headed Bunting
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
Green-headed Bunting    c. 1826
5.5 x 6.5 cm
EAG 90.40.101


The bird was renamed the Ortolan Bunting in the 1847 edition. According to the text of that edition the bird had been captured in May of 1822. The transfer drawing is at the Natural History Society of Northumbria, #62.