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Snow Goose Carving

1991.439 (RS35081)

Description

Large wooden carved goose painted white. Intended to hang. With wings spread and open beak with red tongue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Chesapeake Bay (United States) [bay]
Maryland (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
Carving
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
geese
Goose
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 57 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.439
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2416

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