Stick-up decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-8583

Description

Brown spotted paint and long bill. Streamlined in a pose of running or flying forward. Head pointing up.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 1/4 x 2.063 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.791