Bear Statue

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-12649

Description

Carved wood statue of a grizzly bear, standing on a hind leg in stride. Its left front arm at its side, the right saluting. Over the right shoulder is a strap which holds a basket at each end. Mouth open. It has a round base and is roughly carved.

Details

Descriptive Terms

statues
sculpture (visual work)
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
bear
Carved
Bear
STATUE

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

13 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1760