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Decoy

Description

An unpainted decoy with an oblong body with an inletted head with carved eyes; initials are carved on the underside. It has faint gray patches at the wings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Incised on the underside reads: W.J.G.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
cedar (wood)
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Cedar
cedar (wood)
DECOY
decoys
Dimensions
8.5 x 9.5 x 17 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.437
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11101

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