Seen in front, its white face, striped with black, and broad black gorget attract attention as it sits, often motionless, on the rocks; while in flight the white of the lower part of the back and white band across the wings are no less conspicuous even at a distance.
The ring-ousel, Turdus torquatus, has a dark bill and conspicuous white gorget, whence its name.
gorget patch of black with a center strip of one row of red tracing.
lapel of the undress uniform a gorget patch of black with a center strip of one row of red tracing.
The iron staples which held the collar or gorget were visible not many years ago.