Toy Animal

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-11120

Description

A full bodied figure of a standing unidentified animal, possibly an anteater, with a long pink nose and gray body, short upright ears and a short tail.

Details

Descriptive Terms

character toys
wood (plant material)
carving (processes)
gesso
painting (coating)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Wood
Gesso
Painted
Carved
Animal

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Germany

Dimensions

3 1/4 x 4 1/8 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.453