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Copperplate for House Wren (Troglodytes aedon) Havell Plate no. 83, from John J. Audubon's series "Birds of America"

Object Name: Copperplate
Date: 1830
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Medium: Copper, nickel plated
Dimensions: Overall: 20 x 12 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 50.8 x 31.8 x 0.3 cm )
Description: Plate for the engraving of House Wren, Havell #83.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Alice T. McLean
Object Number: 1946.167
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Marks: inscriptions: back of plate stamped: [ ] HIAM/9 RATCLIFF ROW/BATH ST. CITY RI.

Exhibitions:

"The Birds of Central Park: Audubon's Watercolors," New-York Historical Society, November 11, 2003-February 29, 2004.

"Audubon's Aviary 2005," New-York Historical Society, February 15-March 20, 2005.