Conceived and made by Ivan Day with taxidermy by David Astley and seafood and fruit models by Tony Barton. Consisting of the following replica objects: Swan pie; peacock pie; pheasant pie; partridge pie; oysters; lobster; crayfish; apricots. None of the four birds on the pies was harmed or killed for this educational display. The taxidermy elements (heads, wings and tail feathers) were ethically sourced and legally obtained.
Recreation of a Baroque feasting table, c.1650
© The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK.