Gold pheasant

(Zool.) See under Pheasant.
(Zool.) a Chinese pheasant (Thaumalea picta), having rich, varied colors. The crest is amber-colored, the rump is golden yellow, and the under parts are scarlet.

See also: Gold, Pheasant

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The throat and wing consisted of a pinch of grey squirrel hackle overlaid with a full red breast feather from a gold pheasant.
The receiver is beautifully coin-finished with deep, etched scroll engraving and gold pheasant and duck scenes on the receiver sides.
Elegant with its gold pheasants setting off the color case-hardened action protected by their Invisalloy finish, Caesar Guerini's Magnus Field comes in 12, 20 and 28 gauges.