Decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11369

Description

A rough hewn "archaic" goose carved from drift wood with an arched neck in a feeding position. Some white paint is visible at the neck and under chest and tail section.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
wood (plant material)
carving (processes)
painting (image-making)
decoys
Wood
Carved
Decoy

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 1/2 x 28 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1703