The pheasant is also known as the gallus silvester, "wild cock". It is a very beautiful bird, its feathers glittering and bright like fire.
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Lippische Landesbibliothek Digital Collection
Lippische Landesbibliothek, Ms. 70 (Der Naturen Bloeme), folio 64v
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November 6, 2023