Lot 48: Pair of mallards, Ward Brothers, Chrisfield, Maryland.Platinum House
November 7, 2012
Easton, MD, USALive Auction
Description: Pair of mallards, Ward Brothers, Chrisfield, Maryland. Balsa bodies. Both have slightly turned heads and are signed and dated 1955. Hen has exceptionally detailed feather painting.
Condition Report: Both are in excellent, near mint condition; drake shows a seam on the underside where two pieces were attached prior to construction; at neck of drake there is a hairline separation where wood filler has seperated from body; both have near mint original p