Hudsonian Curlew decoy

about 1900


Object Place: Chatham, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

27.9 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

60.482

Medium or Technique

Painted wood

On View

Joyce and Edward Linde Gallery (Gallery 237)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Golden breast; back, wings and tail brown flecked with gold. Stick up . Painted wood, hollow, in two sections.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik