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Auction Description for Guyette & Deeter: North American Decoys At Auction

North American Decoys At Auction

(781 Lots)

by Guyette & Deeter

Platinum House

781 lots

November 9, 1994

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Lot 1: RARE PAIR OF BLUEWING TEAL by the Mason Decoy Factory. Standard grade with glass eyes. CONDITION Strong original paint with minor wear;

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Description: mostly on undersides; small crack and several tiny chips in neck filler in drake; neck filler on hen has been professionally replaced and touched up; small defect in wood is visible on lower sides of hen's head.

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Lot 2: VERY RARE GREENWING TEAL DRAKE by the Mason or Hays factory. Standard grade with glass eyes. CONDITION Strong original paint with very

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Description: slight wear; small amount of neck filler missing; small dent and very small chip in back; very slight bubbling on paint surface, possibly due to heat.

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Lot 3: RARE GREENWING TEAL HEN by the Mason Decoy Factory. Standard grade with glass eyes. CONDITION Original paint with very minor wear; crack

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Description: in back; crack and several small chips in neck filler; several hairline cracks in breast; hairline crack in bill; numerous small spatters of off white paint on back; small amount of professional touch up on back.

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Lot 4: OUTSTANDING PINTAIL DRAKE by the Mason Decoy Factory. Premier grade. Extra fine patina and form. CONDITION Near mint original paint with

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Description: minor discoloration, mostly on white areas; very small amount of neck filler missing from back of neck; short hairline cracks in neck base, an exceptional Mason decoy.

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Lot 5: OUTSTANDING PAIR OF BLUEWING TEAL by the Mason Decoy Factory. Challenge grade. Rigmates to lot 8 in our July 1994 decoy auction.

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Description: CONDITION Near mint original paint with excellent patina; small amount of neck filler has been replaced and touched up on drake; also good professional touch up and repair to a small chip on each tail.

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