Tag: Coot

  • Coot

    Coot /fulica/ medallion 6.2 cm in diameter The early Latin versions of “Physiologus” did not distinguish between a heron and a coot /version “Y” says: “Herodius id est fulica”/- Version “B”, which the bestiary adheres to ascribes the qualities of the heron to the coot, while the heron itself is given other features. In the…

  • The Coot

    The Coot Miniature. Manuscript of the LPL.LatQ.V. Ill, N 1, f. 34