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North American Decoys At Auction

by Guyette & Deeter

Platinum House

199 lots with images

July 19, 2009

Live Auction

24718 Beverly Road

P.O. Box 1170

St. Michaels, MD, 21663 USA

Phone: 410 745 0485

Fax: 410 745 0487

Email: decoys@guyetteanddeeter.com

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Fine full sized flying blackduck, Ira Hudson, Chincoteague, Virginia.

Lot 315: Fine full sized flying blackduck, Ira Hudson, Chincoteague, Virginia.

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Description: Fine full sized flying blackduck, Ira Hudson, Chincoteague, Virginia. Under one of the wings, the following is written, "MAKER IRA HUDSON, CHINCOTEAGUE, VIRGINIA, PAINTING, DELBERT HUDSON, 1947". It was common for Delbert to have painted these flyers made by Ira.

Condition Report: Fine original scratch paint by Delbert shows minor wear; numerous specks of green paint on the underside of one wing and the underside of the neck; small area of missing filler where wings join the body; one wing tip has been broken and professionally rea

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Two swimming pied billed grebes, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

Lot 316: Two swimming pied billed grebes, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

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Description: Two swimming pied billed grebes, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois. Both are signed. One is dated 1968. One has a slightly turned head.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Greenwing teal hen and drake, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

Lot 317: Greenwing teal hen and drake, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

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Description: Greenwing teal hen and drake, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois. One is signed and dated 1987, the other is signed and dated 1986. Hen has slightly turned head. Fine paint detail.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Bluewing teal hen in eclipse plumage, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

Lot 318: Bluewing teal hen in eclipse plumage, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

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Description: Bluewing teal hen in eclipse plumage, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois. Signed and dated 1986. Cork body and slightly turned pine head. Fine feather paint detail.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Western grebe, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

Lot 319: Western grebe, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

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Description: Western grebe, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois. Signed "For Ben Shostak by Harold Haertel 1971". Slightly turned head. Detailed wing tip carving.

Condition Report: Near mint original paint; structurally very good.

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Three plovers, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

Lot 320: Three plovers, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois.

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Description: Three plovers, Harold Haertel, Dundee, Illinois. A snowy plover, semi palmated plover and a Wilson's plover. All are signed "For Dan Sagle 1982". Detailed feather paint and feather carving.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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*Three decoys, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware.

Lot 321: *Three decoys, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware.

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Description: *Three decoys, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware. A coot and pintail signed and dated 1977, and an older unsigned blackduck. Good carving detail and slightly turned heads.

Condition Report: Most of the top of a double tail sprig is missing, chip in the tip of the one that is there on the pintail, otherwise all are very good and original.

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Pair of early blue jays, maker unknown from Pennsylvania.

Lot 322: Pair of early blue jays, maker unknown from Pennsylvania.

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Description: Pair of early blue jays, maker unknown from Pennsylvania. Mounted on a piece of tree branch.

Condition Report: Original paint shows a good deal of flaking with some of the bare surface showing on one; each shows some roughness around the tail with a small chip and some wear to the ends of the bills.

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Greenwing teal drake, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts.

Lot 323: Greenwing teal drake, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts.

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Description: Greenwing teal drake, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts. Signed and dated 1976. Detailed feather carving.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Pair of bookends made from two Joseph Lincoln Canada goose heads.

Lot 324: Pair of bookends made from two Joseph Lincoln Canada goose heads.

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Description: Pair of bookends made from two Joseph Lincoln Canada goose heads.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; most of each neck has been replaced.

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Pair of hollow decorative red breasted mergansers, maker unknown.

Lot 325: Pair of hollow decorative red breasted mergansers, maker unknown.

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Description: Pair of hollow decorative red breasted mergansers, maker unknown. Wonderfully carved and painted showing highly detailed feathering and combed paint detail.

Condition Report: Both in superb original condition; wooden keels have been removed.

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Decorative barnacle goose, Armand Carney.

Lot 326: Decorative barnacle goose, Armand Carney.

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Description: Decorative barnacle goose, Armand Carney. Signed and dated 1972.

Condition Report: Excellent original condition.

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*Hollow carved pair of buffleheads, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware.

Lot 327: *Hollow carved pair of buffleheads, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware.

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Description: *Hollow carved pair of buffleheads, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware. Both have slightly turned heads and fine carving detail. Hen is signed. Drake is signed "1st Place US National Competition Professional Class 1976".

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Pair of greenwing teal, Jay Polite.

Lot 328: Pair of greenwing teal, Jay Polite.

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Description: Pair of greenwing teal, Jay Polite. Hen is signed and dated 1971. Both have relief wing carving and slightly turned heads.

Condition Report: Decoys were made with keels carved out of the underside; these have been cut off about 1/8 inch from the underside with a band saw; the saw nick the hen a few times away from the cut.

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*Pair of widgeon, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware.

Lot 329: *Pair of widgeon, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware.

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Description: *Pair of widgeon, Jay Polite, New Castle, Delaware. Good carving detail and slightly turned heads. Signed and dated 1978. Inscription on underside of each is smudged but reads "Greater Snow Goose Decoy Contest 2nd Place, US National Contest 2nd Place, World Championship Wildfowl Contest 3rd Place".

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Very rare pair of shovelers, Lem Ward, Crisfield, Maryland,

Lot 330: Very rare pair of shovelers, Lem Ward, Crisfield, Maryland,

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Description: Very rare pair of shovelers, Lem Ward, Crisfield, Maryland, Signed and dated 2-14-82, with the inscription "Made for my good friends Walter Binder and Ralph Sterling". Both have slightly turned heads and carved cross wing tips.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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Hollow carved redhead drake, Ward Brothers, Crisfield, Maryland.

Lot 331: Hollow carved redhead drake, Ward Brothers, Crisfield, Maryland.

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Description: Hollow carved redhead drake, Ward Brothers, Crisfield, Maryland. Signed and dated 1976 with the inscription "My best redhead Eben Waterfield Collection". Slightly turned head. Relief wing carving. Carved crossed wing tips and fluted tail.

Condition Report: Original paint with very slight wear; minor discoloration, mostly on underside.

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Full size standing tern, A.E. Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts.

Lot 332: Full size standing tern, A.E. Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts.

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Description: Full size standing tern, A.E. Crowell, East Harwich, Massachusetts. Crowell's rectangular stamp in underside. Raised carved wing tips and split tail.

Condition Report: Tiny crack and chip missing in gesso in one foot, otherwise excellent and original.

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Rare downy or hairy woodpecker, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 333: Rare downy or hairy woodpecker, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Rare downy or hairy woodpecker, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine, 2nd quarter 20th century. Measures roughly 9" in length. Exhibits characteristic wire feet, carved eyes and raised wings.

Condition Report: Original paint shows some wear and flaking on the sides and on the top of the tail; thin chip runs the length of the underside of the bill.

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Rare carved cardinal, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 334: Rare carved cardinal, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Rare carved cardinal, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine, 2nd quarter 20th century. Exhibits wire feet, carved crest and carved eyes.

Condition Report: Fine dry original paint shows minor wear and a wonderful mellow finish; some wear to the wood at the end of the bill and top of the crest; one or two small chips in the tail; one of the wing tips shows some minor damage.

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Woodcock on wooden base, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts.

Lot 335: Woodcock on wooden base, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts.

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Description: Woodcock on wooden base, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts. Unsigned. Detailed feather carving.

Condition Report: Very good and original.

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*Standing bufflehead drake, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts.

Lot 336: *Standing bufflehead drake, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts.

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Description: *Standing bufflehead drake, Stan Sparre, Hingham, Massachusetts. Turned head.

Condition Report: Slight roughness to tip of tail; hairline crack in bill, otherwise good and original.

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Eight song birds, seven by Peter Peltz and one by Jack and Bette Holt.

Lot 337: Eight song birds, seven by Peter Peltz and one by Jack and Bette Holt.

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Description: Eight song birds, seven by Peter Peltz and one by Jack and Bette Holt.

Condition Report: Original and good.

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Four decoys, George Walker, Chesterfield, New Jersey.

Lot 338: Four decoys, George Walker, Chesterfield, New Jersey.

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Description: Four decoys, George Walker, Chesterfield, New Jersey. Shoveled, canvasback, widgeon and pintail drakes. All are signed. Widgeon is marked "runner up 1970 US National Decoy Show" and shoveler is marked "3rd 1970 Babylon Show". All are hollow carved with detailed wing feather carving and slightly turned hea

Condition Report: Small chip missing from one side of shoveler's tail, otherwise very good and original.

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Pair of mallards mounted on lamp bases, William Cranmer, Beach Haven, New Jersey.

Lot 339: Pair of mallards mounted on lamp bases, William Cranmer, Beach Haven, New Jersey.

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Description: Pair of mallards mounted on lamp bases, William Cranmer, Beach Haven, New Jersey. The wonderfully carved hen is in a preening pose showing lifted and separated wings.

Condition Report: Both in superb original condition.

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Two decoys, William Cranmer, Beach Haven, New Jersey.

Lot 340: Two decoys, William Cranmer, Beach Haven, New Jersey.

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Description: Two decoys, William Cranmer, Beach Haven, New Jersey. A greenwing teal hen and a canvasback drake. Both are signed and have slightly turned heads.

Condition Report: Teal has a small scrape on the forehead; canvasback has several very small dents and the filler has lifted slightly above the nail that holds the head on the bottom.

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Carved wooden whale, C. Voorhees.

Lot 341: Carved wooden whale, C. Voorhees.

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Description: Carved wooden whale, C. Voorhees. "VOORHEES" stamp on the back. Made to hang on the wall.

Condition Report: Original and good.

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Wonderful pair of carved and painted roosters, believed to be Pennsylvania Dutch, early 20th century.

Lot 342: Wonderful pair of carved and painted roosters, believed to be Pennsylvania Dutch, early 20th century.

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Description: Wonderful pair of carved and painted roosters, believed to be Pennsylvania Dutch, early 20th century. Mounted on flat wooden base with wooden wheels which are pinned to the base and turn freely. Measures approximately 7" high by 7 1/2" wide.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear and some flaking on areas to the bare wood; some roughness to one of the beaks; one tail has a fine hairline crack; the legs on one have been broken off and professionally reattached

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Preening blackduck with open mouth, Ward Brothers, Crisfield, Maryland.

Lot 343: Preening blackduck with open mouth, Ward Brothers, Crisfield, Maryland.

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Description: Preening blackduck with open mouth, Ward Brothers, Crisfield, Maryland. Signed and dated 1959 for Norris Pratt's collection. Carved cross wing tips. Fluted tail.

Condition Report: Original paint with good detail and slight shrinkage; several paint flakes missing from tail.

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Rare ringbill hen, Bud Tully, Peterborough, Ontario, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 344: Rare ringbill hen, Bud Tully, Peterborough, Ontario, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Rare ringbill hen, Bud Tully, Peterborough, Ontario, 2nd quarter 20th century. Highly detailed relief wing carving with cross wing tips. Slightly turned head. Rounded in underside with two lead feet cut in.

Condition Report: Reglued crack in neck, otherwise very good and original.

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Flying mallard drake, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine.

Lot 345: Flying mallard drake, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine.

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Description: Flying mallard drake, Gus Wilson, South Portland, Maine. Posed in a landing position with feet out, and wings uplifted. Curly tail made of aluminum and inserted into the topside of the tail area.

Condition Report: Original paint shows average wear from exposure to sunlight; some thin drying cracks on the sides and back; both feet show some damage and missing pieces; one wing has a thin crack towards the front.

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Greenwing teal hen, Charles Bergman, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 346: Greenwing teal hen, Charles Bergman, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Greenwing teal hen, Charles Bergman, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century. His earlier style with the bill rounded over the top. Hollow carved with glass eyes and good scratch feather paint detail.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; two hairline cracks at neck base; very minor touch up on part of one crack; small amount of paint has flaked off the front of the neck; a few tiny dents.

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Hollow carved pintail drake, Charles Pice, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 347: Hollow carved pintail drake, Charles Pice, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Hollow carved pintail drake, Charles Pice, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Condition Report: Original paint with good detail and minor wear; lightly hit by shot.

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Classic greenwing teal hen, Charles Bergman, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 348: Classic greenwing teal hen, Charles Bergman, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Classic greenwing teal hen, Charles Bergman, Astoria, Oregon, 2nd quarter 20th century. Slightly larger than the other Bergman teal in the auction and exhibiting Bergman's bill that is angled over the top.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; small paint rub on one edge of bill and one side; professional repair to a small tail chip by Russ Allen.

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Pair of decorative standing cinnamon teal, Puggy Freitas, Rio Vista, California.

Lot 349: Pair of decorative standing cinnamon teal, Puggy Freitas, Rio Vista, California.

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Description: Pair of decorative standing cinnamon teal, Puggy Freitas, Rio Vista, California. Signed and dated 1975.

Condition Report: Good and original; raised wing tips on drake are slightly blunted; small loss of gesso on one foot.

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Two pairs of mallards from central California, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Lot 350: Two pairs of mallards from central California, 2nd quarter 20th century.

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Description: Two pairs of mallards from central California, 2nd quarter 20th century.

Condition Report: Old paint appears to be second coat; minor flaking and wear; structurally good.

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Rare golden plover in winter plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 351: Rare golden plover in winter plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Rare golden plover in winter plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century. Very full bodied decoy with deeply relief carved wings and slightly extended wing tips. Shoe button eyes.

Condition Report: Original paint with good patina and very slight wear.

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Rare golden plover in emerging plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 352: Rare golden plover in emerging plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Rare golden plover in emerging plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century. Very full bodied decoy with deeply relief carved wings and slightly extended wing tips. Shoe button eyes.

Condition Report: Original paint with good patina and very slight wear; one shot mark in one side.

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Rare golden plover in summer plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 353: Rare golden plover in summer plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Rare golden plover in summer plumage, Clarence Gardner and Newton Dexter, Rhode Island, last quarter 19th century. Very full bodied decoy with deeply relief carved wings and slightly extended wing tips. Shoe button eyes.

Condition Report: Original paint with good patina and very slight wear; bill is a professional replacement.

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Classic yellowlegs, George Boyd, Seabrook, New Hampshire, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 354: Classic yellowlegs, George Boyd, Seabrook, New Hampshire, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Classic yellowlegs, George Boyd, Seabrook, New Hampshire, 1st quarter 20th century. Good paint detail.

Condition Report: Original paint with good patina and minor wear; approximately 2/3 of the bill is a professional replacement; slight separation at knot in top of tail; slight roughness on one edge of tail.

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Greater yellowlegs from Cape Cod, 1st quarter 20th century.

Lot 355: Greater yellowlegs from Cape Cod, 1st quarter 20th century.

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Description: Greater yellowlegs from Cape Cod, 1st quarter 20th century. Hollow carved with 3 piece body construction and shoe button eyes.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor discoloration and wear; small crack at neck base; tiny chip missing from neck base.

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Feeding golden plover from Nantucket, Massachusetts, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 356: Feeding golden plover from Nantucket, Massachusetts, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Feeding golden plover from Nantucket, Massachusetts, last quarter 19th century.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; small chip missing from face near original iron bill; lightly hit by shot; small cracks in back.

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Golden plover from Massachusetts, circa 1900.

Lot 356A: Golden plover from Massachusetts, circa 1900.

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Description: Golden plover from Massachusetts, circa 1900.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor wear; a few small dents; bill appears to be a very old replacement.

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Ruddy turnstone from Massachusetts, circa 1900.

Lot 356B: Ruddy turnstone from Massachusetts, circa 1900.

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Description: Ruddy turnstone from Massachusetts, circa 1900.

Condition Report: Strong original paint with good patina and minor wear; bill is a replacement.

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Hollow carved plover, John Ramsay, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, circa 1900.

Lot 356C: Hollow carved plover, John Ramsay, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, circa 1900.

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Description: Hollow carved plover, John Ramsay, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, circa 1900. Possibly from Massachusetts.

Condition Report: Old in use repaint; structurally good.

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Greater yellowlegs, William Bowman, Lawrence, Long Island, New York, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 357: Greater yellowlegs, William Bowman, Lawrence, Long Island, New York, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Greater yellowlegs, William Bowman, Lawrence, Long Island, New York, last quarter 19th century. Relief wing carving with extended wing tips and shoe button eyes. Very slight thigh carving.

Condition Report: Original paint with moderate discoloration and wear; professional repair to a crack in the neck by Ken Delong; lightly hit by shot.

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Golden plover from Long Island, New York, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 358: Golden plover from Long Island, New York, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Golden plover from Long Island, New York, last quarter 19th century. Tack eyes.

Condition Report: Original paint with minor to moderate wear; very small chip missing from side of neck and on face under bill; bill is a professional replacement; very lightly hit by shot.

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Golden plover from Nantucket, last quarter 19th century.

Lot 359: Golden plover from Nantucket, last quarter 19th century.

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Description: Golden plover from Nantucket, last quarter 19th century. Chined body construction. Branded "C. Gardner" for Charles Gardner.

Condition Report: Worn old paint; short crack in one lower side.

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Pair of ruddy turnstones, Sam Giberson, Absecon, New Jersey.

Lot 360: Pair of ruddy turnstones, Sam Giberson, Absecon, New Jersey.

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Description: Pair of ruddy turnstones, Sam Giberson, Absecon, New Jersey.

Condition Report: Old in use repaint; lightly hit by shot.

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Early curlew, Chief Eugene Cuffee, Southampton, New York.

Lot 361: Early curlew, Chief Eugene Cuffee, Southampton, New York.

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Description: Early curlew, Chief Eugene Cuffee, Southampton, New York. Carved eyes and extended wing tips.

Condition Report: Original paint with slight wear; several small holes in underside; small wooden plug in underside.

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