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Bird figurine

1998.5710 (RS23908)

Description

Small carved and painted bird; simple bird shape; painted blue and yellow; holes on sides and back where wings and tail should be inserted; nail on back w/ string attached.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Carved
carving (processes)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
FIGURINE, BIRD
figurines
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3.25 x 2.125 x 3.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5710
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23801

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