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Auction Description for Guyette & Deeter: Guyette & Schmidt, Inc. Decoy Auction Session One
Auction Description:
Guyette & Schmidt, Inc. Decoy Auction Session One

Guyette & Schmidt, Inc. Decoy Auction Session One

by Guyette & Deeter

Platinum House

421 lots with images

April 28, 2011

Live Auction

Pheasant Run Resort

St. Charles, IL, 60174 USA

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Brant, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 1: Brant, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Brant, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century. From the Barron Island rig, it is stamped "BARRON" twice.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear and a nicely patinated surface; a couple of thin tight cracks in the neck; overall very good structurally.

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Extremely rare hollow red breasted merganser drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 2: Extremely rare hollow red breasted merganser drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Extremely rare hollow red breasted merganser drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, last quarter 19th century. Premier grade. Red breasted mergansers by Mason are indeed exceptionally rare, as most of the mergansers they made were American.

Condition Report: The surface has darkened somewhat; original paint with moderate wear; the bill is a professional replacement by Russ Allen; slight separation at the body seam on one side; some dents and a series of very small indentations over the body possibly caused by

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Pintail drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 3: Pintail drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Pintail drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor discoloration and wear; slight roughness to tip of tail; lightly hit by shot; professional touch up to "in factory" filled crack in back.

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Merganser drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1910.

Lot 4: Merganser drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1910.

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Description: Merganser drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1910. Challenge grade. Exhibits a flowing and stylish wing pattern.

Condition Report: Original paint shows average wear; very thin tight check on the underside; overall excellent structurally.

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Exceptional pair of mallards, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 5: Exceptional pair of mallards, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Exceptional pair of mallards, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Early premier grade with snakey head style. Particularly fine loop feather paint detail.

Condition Report: Near mint original paint; several tiny dents and small areas of discoloration; one eye on drake has been replaced.

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Pintail hen and drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 6: Pintail hen and drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Pintail hen and drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Glass eye model. Both very nice examples of the 1905 body style.

Condition Report: Strong original paint with slight wear; both have professionally replaced neck filler; drake has small areas on sides of bill where wood filler was possibly added.

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Rare lowhead style bluebill hen and drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 7: Rare lowhead style bluebill hen and drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Rare lowhead style bluebill hen and drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade. Hen is inscribed on underside "MASON PREMIER FROM BAYHEAD, NJ".

Condition Report: Hen has original paint with several shot scars; a few spots worn to bare wood; possible strengthening to paint on bill; hairline crack in back; small rough area on bottom edge; drake has worn original paint with areas worn to bare wood; several shot scars

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Mallard drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 8: Mallard drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Mallard drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade. Branded "FGF" twice in underside.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; a few tiny dents.

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Hollow mallard drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 9: Hollow mallard drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Hollow mallard drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade.

Condition Report: There has been a professional repair to the tail, with some inpainting over the repair; also some touchup around the base of the neck, otherwise the paint is original showing average wear.

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Pair of mallards, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 10: Pair of mallards, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Pair of mallards, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade with snakey head style.

Condition Report: Original paint shows moderate wear; both have tail chip repairs with inpainting over the repairs; some traces of glue at the hen's neck seam; the drake has some touchup around the neck seam.

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Early pintail hen, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 11: Early pintail hen, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Early pintail hen, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade with snakey head style.

Condition Report: Some touchup over a repair to the tail, with some inpainting over the bill; the remainder of the decoy appears to be in original paint showing moderate wear and some flaking.

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Rare rigmate pair of canvasbacks, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 12: Rare rigmate pair of canvasbacks, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Rare rigmate pair of canvasbacks, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan. Premier grade, Chesapeake Bay model.

Condition Report: Both have orignal paint with minor discoloration and wear; hen has slight separation at each end of a knot that runs through the decoy; on the other side there are two "in factory" filled cracks have opened; hen also has two shot marks in breast

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Outstanding canvasback drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 13: Outstanding canvasback drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Outstanding canvasback drake, Mason Decoy Factory, Detroit, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century. Premier grade. One of the finest examples that we've seen.

Condition Report: Original paint with good patina and very slight wear; very tiny nick at the neck seat in the back of the decoy with touch up in that area.

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Miniature mallard drake, Elmer Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts.

Lot 14: Miniature mallard drake, Elmer Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts.

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Description: Miniature mallard drake, Elmer Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts. Signed under base.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Pair of miniature goldeneye, James Lapham, Dennisport, Massachusetts.

Lot 15: Pair of miniature goldeneye, James Lapham, Dennisport, Massachusetts.

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Description: Pair of miniature goldeneye, James Lapham, Dennisport, Massachusetts. Signed.

Condition Report: Slight discoloration on drake, otherwise very good and original.

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Fine miniature mallard drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois.

Lot 16: Fine miniature mallard drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois.

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Description: Fine miniature mallard drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois. Exhibits raised wings and slightly turned head.

Condition Report: Original paint by Charlie shows minor wear, with some flaking around the bill; small chip at the tip of the tail, otherwise excellent structurally.

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Pair of 1/3 size mallards, Heck Whittington, Ogelsby, Illinois.

Lot 17: Pair of 1/3 size mallards, Heck Whittington, Ogelsby, Illinois.

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Description: Pair of 1/3 size mallards, Heck Whittington, Ogelsby, Illinois. Signed and dated 1972. Both have slightly turned heads.

Condition Report: Original and good.

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Miniature flying bluewing teal drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois, circa 1930.

Lot 18: Miniature flying bluewing teal drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois, circa 1930.

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Description: Miniature flying bluewing teal drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois, circa 1930.

Condition Report: Slight crazing to paint, otherwise excellent and original.

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Pair of miniature standing greenwing teal, Laurent Verdin, Sr., Bayou Blue, Louisiana.

Lot 19: Pair of miniature standing greenwing teal, Laurent Verdin, Sr., Bayou Blue, Louisiana.

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Description: Pair of miniature standing greenwing teal, Laurent Verdin, Sr., Bayou Blue, Louisiana.

Condition Report: Both in excellent and original condition.

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Miniature mallard drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois.

Lot 20: Miniature mallard drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois.

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Description: Miniature mallard drake, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois. On wooden base. Carved and painted by Charles Perdew with slightly turned head.

Condition Report: Excellent and original.

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Miniature turkey in flight, Eddie Wozny, Cambridge, Maryland.

Lot 21: Miniature turkey in flight, Eddie Wozny, Cambridge, Maryland.

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Description: Miniature turkey in flight, Eddie Wozny, Cambridge, Maryland. The maker's initials carved into the lower breast.

Condition Report: Superb original condition.

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1/4 size mallard drake from the Illinois River.

Lot 22: 1/4 size mallard drake from the Illinois River.

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Description: 1/4 size mallard drake from the Illinois River. Signed "JM 1940". Feather paint detail.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Rare pair of miniature greenwing teal, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois.

Lot 23: Rare pair of miniature greenwing teal, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois.

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Description: Rare pair of miniature greenwing teal, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinois. Possibly the only known pair of greenwing teal miniatures by Charles Perdew. Both with rare, flat weights branded "CHAS. H. PERDEW HENRY, ILLINOIS". Edna's finest paint.

Condition Report: Tiny paint flakes missing from top of drake's head and back of neck; hen has very slight wear to tip of bill, otherwise near mint and original.

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Exceptional pair of 1/4 size mallards, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinios.

Lot 24: Exceptional pair of 1/4 size mallards, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinios.

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Description: Exceptional pair of 1/4 size mallards, Charles Perdew, Henry, Illinios. Each is approximately 6" long. Both have fine paint detail by Edna Perdew. On covered base with the inscription "MALLARDS CARVED BY CHARLES H. PERDEW PAINTED BY EDNA PERDEW PRE 1933".

Condition Report: Excellent and original.

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Outstanding pair of hollow redheads, Charles

Lot 25: Outstanding pair of hollow redheads, Charles "Shang" Wheeler, Stratford, Connecticut, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Outstanding pair of hollow redheads, Charles "Shang" Wheeler, Stratford, Connecticut, 2nd quarter 20th century. The drake is in a sleeping pose; the hen's head is turned at roughly a 40 degree angle. Both were exhibited at the 1949 New York City Sportsman's Show in Wheeler's display.

Condition Report: Outstanding original paint shows minor wear; both are in excellent structural condition.

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Pair of very large cork body scoters by Keith Mueller.

Lot 26: Pair of very large cork body scoters by Keith Mueller.

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Description: Pair of very large cork body scoters by Keith Mueller. Made for use on Long Island Sound. Both keels are branded "MUELLER".

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; several small dents.

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Preening American merganser drake, Keith Mueller.

Lot 27: Preening American merganser drake, Keith Mueller.

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Description: Preening American merganser drake, Keith Mueller. Carved in the style of Shang Wheeler. Branded "MUELLER" in the underside.

Condition Report: Original paint with very slight discoloration and wear; structurally very good.

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Hollow surf scoter, Charles

Lot 28: Hollow surf scoter, Charles "Shang" Wheeler, Stratford, Connecticut, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Hollow surf scoter, Charles "Shang" Wheeler, Stratford, Connecticut, 2nd quarter 20th century. The head is turned at a roughly 45 degree angle.

Condition Report: Superb original condition in all respects.

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Hollow carved bluebill drake, Albert Laing, Stratford, Connecticut, circa 1865.

Lot 29: Hollow carved bluebill drake, Albert Laing, Stratford, Connecticut, circa 1865.

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Description: Hollow carved bluebill drake, Albert Laing, Stratford, Connecticut, circa 1865. Stately bluebill with strong comb painting on back. Two piece construction with shoe button eyes.

Condition Report: Comb painting on back appears to be original; black and white areas, as well as the bill, appears to be old working repaint.

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Outstanding canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, 1st to second quarters, 20th century.

Lot 30: Outstanding canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, 1st to second quarters, 20th century.

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Description: Outstanding canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, 1st to second quarters, 20th century. The initials "FB" are carved into the underside.

Condition Report: Excellent original paint shows minor wear and a nicely patinated surface; superb structural condition.

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Two blackducks from Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 31: Two blackducks from Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Two blackducks from Detroit, Michigan. One by Ben Schmidt, the other by Frank Schmidt.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; a few small dents.

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Hollow carved redhead hen, John Schweikart, Strawberry Island, Michigan, circa 1900.

Lot 32: Hollow carved redhead hen, John Schweikart, Strawberry Island, Michigan, circa 1900.

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Description: Hollow carved redhead hen, John Schweikart, Strawberry Island, Michigan, circa 1900.

Condition Report: Old in use repaint; lightly hit by shot; hairline crack partway down back.

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Redhead hen and drake, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 33: Redhead hen and drake, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Redhead hen and drake, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan. Hollow carved. Hen has a slightly turned head.

Condition Report: Strong original paint protected by a light coat of varnish with light wear; structurally very good; hen has a shot mark near top of head and slightly blunted bill.

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Rare blackduck, Oscar Peterson, Cadillac, Michigan.

Lot 34: Rare blackduck, Oscar Peterson, Cadillac, Michigan.

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Description: Rare blackduck, Oscar Peterson, Cadillac, Michigan.

Condition Report: Original paint shows average wear; thin crack down one side of the body, otherwise good structurally.

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Mallard drake, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan.

Lot 35: Mallard drake, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan.

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Description: Mallard drake, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan. Raised wing tip carving.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Pair of  bluewing teal, Frank Cummings, Harsens Island, Michigan.

Lot 36: Pair of bluewing teal, Frank Cummings, Harsens Island, Michigan.

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Description: Pair of bluewing teal, Frank Cummings, Harsens Island, Michigan. Both exhibit detail wing and feather carving in the tradition of Ben Schmidt.

Condition Report: Both in excellent original condition.

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Hollow Canada goose, Christopher Columbus Smith, Algonac, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 37: Hollow Canada goose, Christopher Columbus Smith, Algonac, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Hollow Canada goose, Christopher Columbus Smith, Algonac, Michigan, 1st quarter 20th century.

Condition Report: Original paint on most of the body; repair to a split on the right side with overpaint over the repair; old bill repair with overpaint to both the bill and head.

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Pair of oversized  common mergansers, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century.

Lot 38: Pair of oversized common mergansers, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Pair of oversized common mergansers, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century. Both bear the "True North" brand and are signed by the maker.

Condition Report: Excellent original condition.

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Pair of cinnamon teal, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century.

Lot 39: Pair of cinnamon teal, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Pair of cinnamon teal, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century. Simandl (1926-1976) carved full time under the "True North Decoys" brand. His work is documented in "Saginaw Bay Waterfowl Hunting and Decoy Carvers", "Decoying St. Clair to the St. Lawrence" and "Waterfowl Decoys of Southwestern Ontario". Both show the

Condition Report: Excellent original condition with a small drip of green paint to the edge of the drake's tail.

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White fronted goose, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century.

Lot 40: White fronted goose, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century.

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Description: White fronted goose, David Simandl, Caro, Michigan, 3rd quarter 20th century. Bears the "True North" brand. Signed and dated 1970 by the maker.

Condition Report: Excellent original condition in all respects.

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Blue goose, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1930.

Lot 41: Blue goose, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1930.

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Description: Blue goose, Ben Schmidt, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1930. Hollow carved with feather stamped detail and early style wing tip carving.

Condition Report: Strong original paint; hairline crack in back; crack in neck; gouge to front of bill.

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Pair of canvasbacks, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

Lot 42: Pair of canvasbacks, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

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Description: Pair of canvasbacks, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940. Both branded "WF WAGNER" on undersides. Both decoys show strong Bach feather painting. Drake exhibits high alert head. Hen in slightly resting pose.

Condition Report: Both have orignial paint; hen has three highline cracks in back; drake has slight hairline crack in back.

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Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

Lot 43: Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

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Description: Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940. Out of the newly discovered Wagner rig, branded "WAGNER" in underside. Slightly tucked head with good feather painting on back.

Condition Report: Dry original paint with some flaking exposing primer coat; structurally sound; small inperfection in wood on one side of tail.

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Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

Lot 44: Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

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Description: Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940. Out of the newly discovered Wagner rig, branded "WAGNER" on underside. This decoy exhibits carved primaries and secondaries. The only decoy from the Wagner rig to show this extra carving detail. Slightly tucked head.

Condition Report: Original paint; check in back from behind the neck running to midway down the back with exposed bare wood; check in one lower side; paint flaking and wear exposed to show primer coat on both sides of the decoy.

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Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

Lot 45: Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940.

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Description: Canvasback drake, Ferdinand Bach, Detroit, Michigan, circa 1940. Out of the newly discovered Wagner rig, branded "WAGNER" twice on the underside. This may be the only turned head Bach decoy known. Detailed bill carving.

Condition Report: Original, very dry paint; slight flaking around one eye; light wear.

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Three pintail drakes, Perry Wilcoxen, Liverpool, Illinois, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 46: Three pintail drakes, Perry Wilcoxen, Liverpool, Illinois, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Three pintail drakes, Perry Wilcoxen, Liverpool, Illinois, 1st quarter 20th century.

Condition Report: Original paint with good detail; numerous paint rubs; small dents.

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Pair of oversized mallards, Mario Piolotti, Spring Valley, Illinois.

Lot 47: Pair of oversized mallards, Mario Piolotti, Spring Valley, Illinois.

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Description: Pair of oversized mallards, Mario Piolotti, Spring Valley, Illinois.

Condition Report: Second coat of paint shows minor wear with some very small spots of flaking; both are very good structurally.

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Pair of hollow round body canvasbacks, Ed Keller, Bartonville, Illinois.

Lot 48: Pair of hollow round body canvasbacks, Ed Keller, Bartonville, Illinois.

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Description: Pair of hollow round body canvasbacks, Ed Keller, Bartonville, Illinois. The initials "EK" are painted on the underside.

Condition Report: Some old working overpaint with the original surface showing through; drake has a chip on the underside of the bill; hen shows some blistering to the paint on the breast and under the tail; thin crack in neck.

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Three mallard drakes, Perry Wilcoxen, Liverpool, Illinois, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 49: Three mallard drakes, Perry Wilcoxen, Liverpool, Illinois, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Three mallard drakes, Perry Wilcoxen, Liverpool, Illinois, 1st quarter 20th century.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor to moderate wear; structurally good.

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Early canvasback drake, Robert Elliston, Bureau, Illinois.

Lot 50: Early canvasback drake, Robert Elliston, Bureau, Illinois.

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Description: Early canvasback drake, Robert Elliston, Bureau, Illinois.

Condition Report: Worn original paint; highly crazed with old working paint to the white and black areas of body; slight separation to body seam.

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