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Decoy

Description

Brown painted canvas over a wooden frame and bottom. The head and neck are whittled. The canvas is nailed to the wood, and a hook is nailed into the wooden bottom with a string attached.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
canvas
carving (processes)
nailing
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
canvas
Carved
carving (processes)
Coated Canvas
Decoy
decoys
Nailed
nailing
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 9 2/5 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1707
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11378

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