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Shorebird Decoy

1991.866 (RS25790)

Description

A carved and painted bird with tack eyes; brown and white spotted back, white front; broken tail and wire legs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
wire
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Decoy
decoys
Oil
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
wire
Wire
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 5/8 x 2 3/8 (HxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.866
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2645

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