Welcome to The Ancient Tumbler Site

The Ancient Tumbler, also known as the Altstammer Tumbler, is said to have originated around India.The name ancient comes from the fact that this breed has been present since the 1700's; it has also acquired many different names up till the present day. It is believed that Dutch trading ships brought the Ancient Tumbler from India to the Netherlands, where it was developed further. Later this breed made its way into Russia,and from there, it went into Germany.

Birds available from Jake

The breed is represented by
Rare Breeds Pigeon Club  in the U.S.
Name :
The Altstämmer Tumbler in Europe
The Ancient in UK & USA

Ring Size:8mm - NPA size B

Colors :Black, Blue, Dun, Yellow, Red, White

Markings:Self, Magpie Marked, Pied, Tiger

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