"You got the Bird Statuette! It proves your victory today. Wait till Zelda sees this!"
— In-game description

The Bird Statuette is a quest item from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. As its name suggests, it is a small statuette of a bird.


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During the Wing Ceremony, the Bird Statuette is fastened to a golden Loftwing; the participants must catch up with the bird and retrieve the statuette in order to claim the prize of Zelda's Sailcloth. Despite the best efforts of Groose, Cawlin, and Strich, Link is able to claim the Bird Statuette. It is impossible for the player to lose this race, as it is essential to the story.

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