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Bird carving

1991.736 (RS20932)

Description

Small, carved in-the-round with wire legs. Painted in natural shades of tans, brown, white. Mounted on a twig and a turned wood base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Carved
Carving
carving (processes)
carvings (visual works)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Painted
painting (coating)
perching birds
Songbird
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.736
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8522

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