Canada Goose Decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-11386

Description

A full bodied form of a Canadian goose in blasa body with carved "humped" wings and pine. The head and neck were shoe button eyes; painted in black, brown, and white.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
carving (processes)
balsa (wood)
pine (wood)
painting (coating)
decoys
Balsa
Pine
Carved
Painted
Decoy

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armament -- Accessory

Dimensions

13 x 22 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1711

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New Jersey (United States)