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Decoy: Black-bellied Golden Plover

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Mottled breast, green and black striped head, yellow dots. Stick-up. Probably repainted.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik

about 1900

Object Place

Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

34.29 x 25.4 x 5.08 cm (13 1/2 x 10 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

60.479

Medium or Technique

Painted wood

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture