Crevecoeur
Origin:
France
Egg Color:
White
Egg Size:
Medium
Avg # eggs:
50/yr
Comb:
Vcomb

Crevecoeur

The Crevecoeur is an older breed originally from France, where it was named after a small town in Normandy called Crève-Coeur en Ange. They are solid black in color, have bright red eyes, crested heads, and distinctive red "v" combs, wattles, face, and ear-lobes. The males have beards.

References

  1. http://www.livestockconservancy.org/index.php/heritage/internal/crevecoeur