Canada Goose

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-3146

Description

Carved and painted decoy representing a goose, of the "Loomer" type, in a swimming position; with a brown back, and black tail, head and underbelly.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
Oil Paint
Wood
Painted
Carved
DECOY

Inscription

In blue ball point on orange tape on the bottom of the carving is written: J.H. Whitney/ Falmouth Foreside, Me.

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

12 1/2 x 37 7/8 x 8 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1651

Places

Maine (United States)