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Decoy: Scaup Hen
early 20th century
A. Elmer Crowell (American, 1862–1952)
Object Place: East Harwich, Massachusetts, United States
13.97 x 33.34 cm (5 1/2 x 13 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
1953, December, Dr. George Ross Starr brought five duck decoys by A. Elmer Crowell to the MFA for review by Curator Henry Rossiter and collector Maxim Karolik; all five, including this one, were subsequently purchased by Karolik; 1960, given by Karolik to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 1960).
Gift of Maxim Karolik