Swimming Swan Garden Ornament

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11398

Description

Swimming swan made of sheet iron, with a fancy cut-out tail. Mounted on an old iron bracket to stick it in the ground. Painted white with a pale beak.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ornaments
painting (coating)
sheet metal
iron (metal)
ornaments
Iron
Painted
Ornament, Garden

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

20 1/2 x 23 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1726