Arts of the Americas
5 x 3 x 4 1/2 in. (12.7 x 7.6 x 11.4 cm) (show scale)
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Hopi-Tewa Pueblo (Native American). Duck, 20th century. Clay, paint, 5 x 3 x 4 1/2 in. (12.7 x 7.6 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 1989.10.5. Creative Commons-BY
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Roughly modeled duck, (upper left in photo) with a rounded bottom, bulbous body, upturned tail, and head turned to the proper right and slightly upward. At the rear, below the tip of the tail, are two roughly concentric, inverted U-like incised lines. The wings are modeled along the sides of the body. Eyes are small hole punctures, and the beak is modeled.
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