Himbrimi / Common Loon

May 18, 2015.

Posted by Una Sigurðardóttir.

Himbrimi / Common Loon
Colymbus Arcticus

VERÐ: 6800 ISK – PRICE: 45 EUR

156743-75d9b97c5aa647028367fa6bd225dd56This Common Loon is handcrafted by Rósa Valtingojer. The Common Loon is made of ceramics. Every bird is unique, hand formed, painted with precision and glazed. Size of the bird is 15 x 9 x 6 cm. Bird is safely packaged for shipping.

Common Loon is an North-American bird and Iceland is the only place in Europe where it lays eggs. It is rare, only about 300 nesting couples are found in Iceland. They are non-migratory birds and they stay mostly on big lakes inland. It is mostly famous for the sounds it makes, it sounds like a strange laughter or a howl, and it can be heard from a long distance.

To order this bird contact Rósa at this email: rosa@gallerisnaeros.is