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Decoy: Red-Breasted Merganser Hen

about 1910
Attributed to Augustus Aaron "Gus" Wilson (American, 1864–1950)


Object Place: Maine, United States

Dimensions

19.68 x 43.5 cm (7 3/4 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.485

Medium or Technique

Painted wood (bill replaced)

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Reddish-brown head, black body, white breast, wings banded with white.

Provenance

Acquired by Maxim Karolik and given to the Museum in 1960.

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik