Snow buntings nest - Artic

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Snow bunting's nest - Arctic
Original photograph by F. N. Gillies, Queen Street, Broughty Ferry
Photograph made of paper, mounted on card

Donated by Mr A. Taylor in 1974
Museum number 1974-407-6

This sepia print has the words 'Snow Bunting's Nest' written below it. The photograph shows a nest with five spotted eggs inside it. A Snow Bunting is a High Arctic bird that nests on scree slopes; small numbers visit Scotland but they are common in high latitudes.

Snow buntings nest - Artic
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