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Swimming Swan Garden Ornament

Description

Swimming swan made of sheet iron, with a fancy cut-out tail. Mounted on an old iron bracket to stick it in the ground. Painted white with a pale beak.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
sheet metal
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
Ornament, Garden
ornaments
Painted
painting (coating)
sheet metal
Dimensions
20 1/2 x 23 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1726
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11398

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