Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bird figure
  • Sam Still
  • bird figure, late 1800s–1970
  • Where object was made: Tahlequah, Oklahoma, United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 5 x 4 x 18.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 15/16 x 1 9/16 x 7 5/16 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7128

The wooden carving depicts a duck-like bird with the neck extended forward. The base is curved from the top to the bottom. The figure is red-brown.