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Curlew Stick-up Decoy

Description

Carved and painted wooden decoy of curlew, apparently sawn from same piece of wood as 1991.775, flat, with long bill, mottled gray and black paint, and iron rod.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
sawing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Decoy
decoys
Hunting
hunting
Painted
painting (coating)
sawing
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 1/4 x 1/2 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.774
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2581

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