pigeon blood

or pigeon's blood



dark red.

Origin of pigeon blood

First recorded in 1890–95
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Historical Examples of pigeon blood

  • No one had reported the loss or theft of a pigeon-blood ruby of unusual size and quality.

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    Harold MacGrath