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Swan decoy by Charlie Waterfield of Knotts Island, North Carolina. An iconic Southern decoy
Swan decoy by Charlie Waterfield of Knotts Island, North Carolina. An iconic Southern decoy! $25,000
Canada goose from Portsmouth Island, North Carolina. Wonderful old surface patina!
Canada goose from Portsmouth Island, North Carolina. Wonderful old surface patina! $15,000
Pair of canvasbacks in bone-dry original paint and excellent paint patterns by Jim Holly of Havre de Grace, Maryland.
Pair of canvasbacks in bone-dry original paint and excellent paint patterns by Jim Holly of Havre de Grace, Maryland.
Pair of canvasbacks in bone-dry original paint and excellent paint patterns by Jim Holly of Havre de Grace, Maryland. $6500
Tiny bufflehead by Oscar Ayres of Tuckerton, New Jersey, ex-collection of Shelburne Museum and so stamped.
Pair of canvasback rigmates by Paul Gibson of Havre de Grace, Maryland. $595 Hollow-carved Canada goose by Ira Hudson of Chincoteague, Virginia repainted at a later date by Miles Hancock. $1795
Redhead by Charles Waterfield of Knotts Island, North Carolina. Wonderful old surface on a rare Carolina decoy. No repairs! $4850 Redhead by Charles Waterfield of Knotts island, North Carolina. Wonderful old surface on a rare Carolina decoy. No repairs!
Bluebill in outstanding original paint by Jim Holly of Havre de Grace, MD. $3850
Rare ruddy duck by an unidentified maker from Cecil County, MD. Rigmate illustrated on page 129 of "Decoys by the Mid-Atlantic Region" by Henry Fleckenstein. $8500
Canvasback in old gunning paint by Will Heverin of Charlestown, MD. $450
Bluebill by Percy Smith of Anne Arundel County, MD. $495
Redhead hen by Jim Currier of Havre de Grace, MD. $495
Rare pre-1950 redhead hen by Madison Mitchell of Havre de Grace, MD. $595
Redhead by Ben Dye of Perryville, MD, ca. 1900 Redhead by Ben Dye of Perryville, MD, ca. 1900
Redhead by Ben Dye of Perryville, MD, ca. 1900. $395
Decorative "Christmas duck" wigeon by Madison Mitchell of Havre de Grace, Maryland, ca. 1950s. Decorative "Christmas duck" wigeon by Madison Mitchell of Havre de Grace, Maryland, ca. 1950s.
Decorative "Christmas duck" wigeon by Madison Mitchell of Havre de Grace, Maryland, ca. 1950s. $595
Bluebill hen by Ira Hudson of Chincoteague Virginia, ca. 1920. One of Hudson's earliest decoys in near mint condition. $8500
Bluebill by Ira Hudson of Chincoteague, Virginia, ca. 1940. Wonderful deep body form in original paint with a nice dry surface patina. Bluebill by Ira Hudson of Chincoteague, Virginia, ca. 1940. Wonderful deep body form in original paint with a nice dry surface patina. $3250
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Canvasback by Bob McGaw of Havre de Grace, Maryland, ca. 1930. Good original paint and condition. Half of the "dog bone" weight has been removed by an early collector so that it would sit on a shelf. Similar in style to the McGaw canvasback that appeared on a U.S. postage stamp. $1295
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Hooded merganser hen by Leonard Jester of Chincoteague, Virginia, ca. 1950. Leonard was the nephew of Doug Jester and worked in his shop. This "hairy head" is in near perfect condition and fully rigged. $1295
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Canada goose by Charlie Joiner of Chestertown, Maryland, signed and dated 1952. Perfect condition, never rigged nor used. This is the finest example of a Joiner goose decoy that we've ever seen. $2895
  
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