Eagle Figure

Description (Brief):

Eagle figure. Made of painted wood. Wings spread stylized--flat process of wood, slightly hollowed out by carving, head facing right, black and white eyes, stright legs with no feeth, dark reddish brown back, beak, and crown; dark blue, stomach gray with black streaks.

Date Made: ca 1800

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesLocation Where Used: United States

Subject: Eagles


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Credit Line: The Eleanor and Mabel van Alstyne Marsh American Folk Art Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CL.65.1083Catalog Number: 65.1083Accession Number: 261195Collector/Donor Number: T-40

Object Name: figure

Physical Description: wood (overall material)glass (overall material)paint (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26 in x 20 in x 6 1/2 in; 66.04 cm x 50.8 cm x 16.51 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-baaa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_661867

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