Sturgeon Decoy

  • Unidentified, Sturgeon Decoy, 20th century, carved and painted wood and rubber, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.65

Title
Sturgeon Decoy
Artist
Date
20th century
On View
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 28 1/4 x 7 in. (11.5 x 71.7 x 17.8 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
carved and painted wood and rubber
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – fish – sturgeon
Object Number
1986.65.65
Palette
Linked Open Data
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