Pintail Drake made by Dodge Decoy Factory, Detroit, MI, 1880's, solid wood, structurally good, old replacement tack eyes, worn original paint with defects in wood on underside from before the decoy was made, most of the neck filler is missing.
Bluebill Drake Premier Grade made by Mason Decoy Co., Detroit, MI, 1896-1924, hollow wood, structurally excellent, glass eyes, mix-original paint shows excessive wear.
Lloyd Sterling Pintail drake decoy Chrisfield, Maryland, circa 1920
Martha's Vineyard Redhead attributed to James Look
vintage duck decoys
Sold $800 Pair of Mason premier Back Bay canvasback duck decoys. 7"h.x19"l.x7"w.
Carved Decoy Canada Goose
Decoys Unlimited Summer Auction 7/26-27/2015 lot 722. Large Willet c.1900 with a Barkelow family similarity from the Forked River area of New Jersey. Measures 14" from tip of tail to top of head. Dropped tail and carved wings with subtle wing tip separation. Tiny bead eyes. Original paint with minimal gunning wear. Lightly hit by shot on right side. Est. 1,200-1,800.
Sold $ 475 Pintail duck decoy, attributed to L.T. Ward, ca. 1930, with a Norris Pratt carved head, 17 1/2'' l. Accompanying this lot is a copy of two l...