Duck

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-3386

Description

In the form of a "preener drake", square carved in the full round with a flattened bottom. The head is carved sepatately and bent back over the body. It has painted yellow and black eyes, a black body with a large white area on the center of the back. The bill is painted grey. The unpainted underside has a drilled hole.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Painted
Carved
DECOY

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.5 x 12 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1171