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Stick-up decoy

Description

Full-bodied figure of a peep with metal tack eyes and wood bill. Painted in tan and brown to suggest natural coloring. A stick-up hole at underside for dowel.

Details

Maker
Rosato, Rachel (Vendor)
Date
1860-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
papier mâché
wood (plant material)
Object type
Armament -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Decoy
decoys
Hunting
hunting
Painted
painting (coating)
Papier Mache
papier mâché
Peep
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.788
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8580

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