What an elegant addition to a French inspired table or display. Très Château chic.
They can decorate resplendently or they are an elegant solution to stopping light items blowing away when eating outside. They are well made birds, stable on their feet. 
Fabulous pair of decorative pheasants, silvered metal and dating from the mid 20th century. The two are not identical, although they are a pair. One was a more open tail than the other. 
They measure 6" or 15cm long. 

Beautiful silvered pair of peacocks