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Canada Goose

1991.1651 (RS21567)

Description

Carved and painted decoy representing a goose, of the "Loomer" type, in a swimming position; with a brown back, and black tail, head and underbelly.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
In blue ball point on orange tape on the bottom of the carving is written: J.H. Whitney/ Falmouth Foreside, Me.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
DECOY
decoys
Oil Paint
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
12 1/2 x 37 7/8 x 8 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1651
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3146

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