Painted Swordfish Bill

  • Unidentified, Painted Swordfish Bill, ca. 1920s, painted bone, carved and stained wood inlaid with plastic, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.328

Title
Painted Swordfish Bill
Artist
Date
ca. 1920s
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
43 5/8 x 7 1/8 x 1 5/8 in. (110.7 x 18.1 x 4.0 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
painted bone, carved and stained wood inlaid with plastic
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – other – flag
  • Architecture Exterior – lighthouse
  • Architecture – boat – sailboat
  • Waterscape – harbor
  • Object – weapon – sword
  • Waterscape – boat
Object Number
1986.65.328
Palette
Linked Open Data
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