National Geographic : 1927 Apr
() liationai ueograpnle ouclcety BUFF COCH'INS (IN THE BACKGROUND) AND ROSE COMB BLACK BANTAMS (SEE TEXT, PAGES 413 AND 451) The Cochins have probably exercised greater influence upon the poultry of European countries and ofAmerica than any other Asiatic breed. The standard weights are: cock 11, hen 8Y, cockerel 9, and pullet 7 pounds. In addition to the Buff, shown above, there arethree other varieties of Cochin - White, Black, and Partridge. The Rose Comb Black Bantam is a diminutive Hamburg (see Color Plate V), whose standard weights are: cock 26, hen 22, cockerel 22, and pullet 20 ounces.