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Stick-up Decoy

1991.784 (RS25780)

Description

Mounted on a piece of birch log. Long curved black bill. Painted black with brown and black plumage.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
Carved
carving (processes)
Decoy
decoys
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Hunting
hunting
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
12 x 8 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.784
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8576

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