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PROPOSED STANDARD OF PERFECTION

BLACK MARANS

 

PLUMAGE:

 

Male & Female.....The quill and surface of every feather in all sections of

the plumage, over the entire body, pure black.

 

The head, hackle, back, saddle, sickles and wing bows of the male should

have a rich beetle green sheen.

 

The female should also show some brilliance of feather in the head,

hackle, back, cushion and wing bows.

 

Under-color :  Dull Slate

 

Shank and Toe Feathers....Black

 

 

MALE:

 

Shanks and Toes--  Shanks and toes light to mid-slate, showing pink between the scales.

 

Bottoms of feet pinkish white.

 

 

FEMALE:

 

Shanks and Toes-- Dark slate, bottoms of feet pinkish white.

 

 

 

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