Shorebird Decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-2645

Description

A carved and painted bird with tack eyes; brown and white spotted back, white front; broken tail and wire legs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
carving (processes)
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
wire
wood (plant material)
Wood
Oil
Wire
Carved
Painted
Decoy

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.867

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armament -- Accessory

Dimensions

4 5/8 x 2 3/8 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.866