Decoy: Sickle Bill Curlew

1890–1900


Object Place: Probably New England

Dimensions

34.92 x 34.29 cm (13 3/4 x 13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

60.481

Medium or Technique

Papier mache

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Golden breast; brown back, wings and tail lightly flecked. Stick-up.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik