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Decoy

Description

Wooden carved and miniature decoy representing a duck, with a sharp bill, a grey head and breast, black neck and white wings. A black oval painted on its back.

Details

Maker
Jones, H. F. (Maker)
Date
1870-1910
Inscriptions
Imprinted into the wood, twice on the bottom of the duck is: H.F. Jones . On a red bordered jelly label, written in fountain pen on the bottom of the duck is the number: 19 .
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Decoy
decoys
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7 3/8 x 7 1/4 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1668
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11321

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