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Canada Goose Decoy

Description

A full bodied form of a Canadian goose in blasa body with carved "humped" wings and pine. The head and neck were shoe button eyes; painted in black, brown, and white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
balsa (wood)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
Balsa
balsa (wood)
Carved
carving (processes)
Decoy
decoys
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
Possibly pine (wood)
Dimensions
13 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1711
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11386

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