Relief carving, bird and flower


This object was carved from a single piece of wood most likely found from the landscape surrounding the camp or a piece of scrap wood found within it. The carving would have served as a decoration hung on a wall inside the barracks.

Date Made: 1943-1945

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Mabel Rose Vogel

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1986.3144.58Nonaccession Number: 1986.3144Catalog Number: 1986.3144.58

Object Name: carving

Physical Description: pine wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 3/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 34.925 cm x 29.21 cm


Record Id: nmah_1295428

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