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July 28, 2000
St. Michaels, MD, USA
Description: [ Decoy ] Contemporary brant decoy branded "RLW". Original paint with minor to moderate wear,. structurally very good. E100-125 413 413View additional info
Description: Blue bill drake from the "Carriage House" rig. Hollow [ Waterfowl Decoy ] Bluebill drake from the "Carriage Hosue" rig. Hollow carved with relief wing carving and very slightly turned head. Original paintwith very minor wear and good patina,. very slight roughness on edge of bill and edge of tail,. several tiny dents. It is very unusual to find a "Carriage House' rig decoy in original paint.View additional info
Description: [ Waterfowl Decoy ] Rare black duck, Bert Graves, Peoria, II, second quarter 20th century. Retains Graves weight. Fine original paint by Catherine Elliston. Rig mate to lot 73 Guyette & Schmidt, Inc. April 2000 decoy auction. Near mint original paint:four tiny staple holes in underside.View additional info
Description: [ Waterfowl Decoy ] Rare mallard drake Charles Selstrum, Tiskilwa, Illinois, circa 1890 Initials "D.M." are painted on underside, indicating the decoy was owned by Douglas Moseley, Princeton, Illinois. Original paint with minor shrinkage and wear; very slight discoloration on one lower side; no structural flaws.View additional info
Description: [ Waterfowl Decoy ] Mallard drake, Bert Graves, Peoria, Illinois, second quarter 20th century. Original good combing and feather paint detail by Millie Graves. Retains Graves weight. Original paint with minor flaking and wear; several tiny dents. Literature.. "Decoys of the Mississippi Flyway", Alan Haid, pg. 87View additional info