Carving of an Egg

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

19th Century

GUSN

GUSN-10652

Description

Wood carving of an egg(?) highlighted with off-white paint at either end and a light brown center which could possibly be worn paint. There is a large crack running across and through all of one side so perhaps this is to be a large walnut?

Details

Descriptive Terms

carvings (visual works)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Wood
Painted
Carved
Carving

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

2 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.544