Colonel E

Colonel : Tolfrey, Jones's guide.
Tail : Golden topping.
Tag : Gold twist and yellow silk.
Body : Orange silke, and orange Pig's hair at shoulders.
Ribs : Silver tinsel, gold twist, and black silk.
Hackle : Crimson hackle.
Throat : Mottled Bustard.
Wings : Three toppings; sprigged with Bustard, Golden Pheasant tail, and Argus Pheasant.
Horns : Blue Macaw.
Head : Black herl.
Colonel : Kelson ( Farlow).
Tail : A topping.
Tag : Gold twist and yellow silk.
Body : Two turns of yellow silk, followed by yellow seal's fur.
Ribs : Black purse silk, gold lace, and silver tinsel, together.
Hackle : A yellow hackle from yellow silk.
Throat : Light bustard.
Wings : Strips of dark mottled turkey, golden pheasant tail and bustard; swan dyed yellow red and blue and a topping.
Horns : Blue macaw.
Head : Black wool.
Colonel : Francis Francis 1867.
Tag : Gold twist and two turns of gold yellow floss.
Tail : Red and yellow sprigs mixed with Gallina and a topping.
Body : Yellow floss, halfway up, then orange Pig's wool
Ribs : Side by side; gold twist and tinsel black floss ( Unravveld coarse sewing silk does better). First the Twist then
          the tinsel and then the blue silk.
Hackle : Yellow from tail to head.
Shoulder : Bustard.
Wings : Tippet, two feathers, shortish; on either side strips of Bustard and Argus Pheasant (the dark, small speckled feather),
            fibers of yellow and a topping over.
Horns : Blue Macaw.
Head : Black.