Decoy: Red-Breasted Merganser Hen

1850–60


Place of Creation: Friendship, Maine

Dimensions

12.7 x 35.56 x 13.97 cm (5 x 14 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.486

Medium or Technique

Painted wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Head and body reddish-brown, white-tipped wings, white breast flecked with reddish-brown.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik