Nankin Bantams Chickens- The Nankins are a foundation for many other breeds of bantams, which were very popular in the and centuries. With their copper-colored bodies and their green and black tail feathers they are striking birds.
I'm sure we're not alone in loving Extraordinary Chickens the essential poultry porn coffee table book by Stephen Green-Armytage. Here we have a Polish White-Crested Black and Blue - as if you didn't know.
The most magical animal: a white peacock. We had someone in the UP of Michigan raising these peacock so that he could sell the feather once the birds had molted. Just beautiful and not as showy as their kin.