Stick-up Decoy

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-8585

Description

Hand-whittled. Unpainted.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Armament -- Accessory

Dimensions

4 x 1 7/8 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.793

Places

Massachusetts (United States)