Stick-up decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1926-1950

GUSN

GUSN-8574

Description

Displayed on wire stands with wooden base. Flat profile with brown backs and heads. White breast and underbelly. Painted black eyes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

decoys
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wire
wood (plant material)
hunting
figure- and animal-derived motifs
gulls, sandpipers, auks, and allies
Wood
Painted
Sandpiper
Wire
Carved
Hunting
Decoy

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armament -- Accessory

Dimensions

7 3/8 x 8 1/8 x 1/5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.782