Decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-11381

Description

In the form of a Canada goose with a carved wood neck, head and slat frame body covered with papier mache. Painted in a stylized mannerism with realistic coloring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
wood (plant material)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
papier mâché
decoys
Wood
Papier Mache
Painted
Carved
Decoy

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armament -- Accessory

Dimensions

13 x 30 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1710