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Carved and Painted Passenger Pigeon Decoy

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$326$275

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Passenger Pigeon Decoy, America, early 20th century, the decoy with glass eyes and metal beak, original paint, mounted on a section of wood, (paint losses, lightly hit by shot), overall ht. 9 1/4, lg. 12 in.
Estimate $200-300

Scattered small paint losses.

Keywords

metal beak, Columbidae

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