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

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1726