Lot 401: Full size flying merganser drake, Delbert Hudson, Chincoteague, Virginia.Platinum House
November 8, 2012
Easton, MD, USALive Auction
Description: Full size flying merganser drake, Delbert Hudson, Chincoteague, Virginia. Turned head with open bill. Fine comb paint and carved crest.
Condition Report: Original paint with slight shrinkage and wear, mostly near tail; small crack in underside; wing has been tightened professionally where they join the body by Russ Allen; approximately 2/3 of the top bill and the minnow have been replaced by Allen; tiny ch