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Decoy

Description

A wooden carved and painted decoy representing a duck; red bill, black body and white feather detailing in the face and at the wing tips. A hook and lead weight are affixed to the bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1920
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 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 5 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1720
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11394

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