Peacock tail

"The sight of a feather in a peacock's tail, whenever I gaze at it, makes me sick!" ~Charles Darwin, in a letter to botanist Asa Gray on April 3, 1860. Apparently the beauty in the design did not conform to his theories of evolution and troubled him deeply, since it suggested an intelligent, artistic Creator instead of just evolving with a purpose.

I should really stop looking up exotic pets as I now desperately want a coatimundi.

Peacock Tail Bustle - Festival Burlesque Fancy Dress

Peacock Tail Bustle - Festival Burlesque Fancy Dress This goes so well with the peacock mask I made for J last xmas

$19.71 Waterproof Mouldproof Peacock Tail Feather Shower Curtain

Waterproof Mouldproof Peacock Tail Feather Shower Curtain - L

Part of a suite that includes earrings, a bangle and a ring, Alessio Boschi Plumes necklace takes the peacock tail as its inspiration and uses 15 black opals as the centerpieces of cascading and movable feathers.

{Jewel Worthy} “Part of a suite that includes earrings, a bangle and a ring, Alessio Boschi Plumes necklace takes the peacock tail as its inspiration and uses 15 black opals as the centrepieces of cascading and movable feathers.

Crochet Peacock Tail Bag Bag Free Pattern - Crochet Handbag Free Patterns Instructions

Crochet Handbag Free Patterns & Instructions

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Peacock as an Inspiration for Cake Decoration

Amazing feathers of the peacock - absolutely gorgeous. Peacock SpiritHood?! www.spirithoods.com!

Top 24 Unique Colorful Creatures Around The World

Amazing feathers of the peacock. i think i love peacocks so much because they are all my favorite colors wrapped up into one thing!

PEACOCK PRINT EVENING GOWN, c. 1910  Peacock tail printed silk chiffon w/ embroidered & beaded peacock on bodice.

Technically not Victorian, it's Edwardian but too pretty not to post! PEACOCK PRINT EVENING GOWN, c. 1910 Peacock tail printed silk chiffon w/ embroidered & beaded peacock on bodice.

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