AGE – BEST CRITERIA:
In 1cy, whole plumage is fresh, including whole wing and tail. Adult shows worn wing and tail.
- Whole plumage (including wing and tail) is fresh. Signs of wear starts to show in tips of PP during mid or late autumn.
- Whole plumage (including wing and tail) is worn, often notably so in GC, PC, tips of PP, as well as in any unmoulted TT or RR.