Title from 2007 identification of species. Quite badly spotted and stained; inked in lower right corner "No 128 Plotus"; mounted. Species identified in 1920s as Indian darter or snake-bird (Plotus melanogaster) Measurements 23 8/16 x 29 3/16 inches. Purchased in London in 1924 by Casey A. Wood as part of a collection of watercolours in a portfolio labelled "E.C.K. 1800", and donated to the Blacker-Wood Library of Zoology and Ornithology. Wood, C. A. Vertebrate zoology,page 502.