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Goose

Description

In the form of a Canadian Goose, with an upright head, shoe button eyes, incised bill, 3 piece neck, and all painted in black, cream and white. The body is pegged in three places and raised on an ovoid "disc" like base.

Details

Maker
Little, Bertram K., 1899-1993 (Maker)
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
Inscribed on a strip of tape on the underside is: early Joe/Lincoln/Hingham, MA. Ona paper label on the underside it reads: Goose/found in/Gloucester.
Location of origin
Brookline, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
cedar (wood)
metal
painting (coating)
Object type
Armament--Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Cedar
cedar (wood)
DECOY
decoys
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
13.5 x 22.5 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1172
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3387

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