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Duck Decoy

Description

Painted and stuffed canvas, stitched with string; long, flattish body with sharp tail, brown head with glass eyes, gray underside, whitish back with black markings (now very moldy and soiled).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
canvas
painting (coating)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Decoy
decoys
hunting
Hunting
Painted
painting (coating)
Stuffed
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.803
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2586

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