Blue Copper Variety
BLUE COPPER  (Black Copper plus one dose of Blue dilution)
Black Copper Cockerel and Blue Copper Pullet
MALE

Comb,Face,Wattles and Ear Lobes: Bright Red

Beak: Horn, some Black shading permitted

Eyes: Reddish Bay

Head: Lustrous Medium Copper

Neck: Hackle - Lustrous medium copper...Lower Hackle to have a narrow blue stripe in
the middle of the feather terminating in a point near the end of the feathers.

Front of neck: Blue with some Medium copper permitted

Back: Lustrous medium copper

Saddle: Lustrous medium copper, narrow blue stripe in
the middle of the feather terminating in a point near the end of the feathers.

Tail: Main tail - Blue with some luster

Sickles and coverts: Lustrous Blue

Wings: Shoulders, Blue

Fronts: Blue

Bows: Deep orange

Coverts: Lustrous blue

Primaries: Blue

Secondaries: Blue

Breast: Blue with lacing of darker blue, some copper color allowed

Body and Stern: Blue

Shanks and Toes: Light slate, some pinkish shading between scales

Bottoms of feet: Pinkish

Undercolor: light slate


FEMALE

Comb,Face,Wattles and Ear Lobes: Bright Red

Beak: Horn,some black shading permitted

Eyes: Reddish Bay

Head: Lustrous medium copper

Neck and hackles: Medium copper with blue stripe through the middle of each feather

Front of neck: Blue

Back: Blue

Tail: Blue

Wings: Blue

Breast: Blue with a darker blue lacing

Body and stern: Blue

Shanks and Toes: Light slate, pinkish color showing between scales...
bottoms of feet pinkish

Undercolor: light slate

Preference to be given to evenness of blue color rather than the shade of blue.

Defects: White in the main tail feathers of the male,  White feathers in the shank
or toe feathers

DQ,s :  More than 2 primaries or secondaries white over 1/2 of their length
Blue Copper Proposed Standard of Perfection (draft)