This object is currently on display in room 105 as part of Rebeca Méndez Selects. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1908

  • Work on this object began.

2018

2019

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Bird Specimen, Summer Tanager (Piranga rubra rubra), March 18, 1908

This is a Bird specimen.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from National Museum of Natural History as part of Rebeca Méndez Selects.

It is dated March 18, 1908. Its medium is skin (male).

It is credited Courtesy of Division of Birds, NMNH.

Its dimensions are

L x W x H: 17.8 × 3.8 × 3.8 cm (7 in. × 1 1/2 in. × 1 1/2 in.)

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