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Bluebill Drake Duck Decoy

Auction:
2556M
Lot:
900
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Auction:
Discovery - 2556M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 28, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Bluebill Drake Duck Decoy, probably John "Daddy" Holly (1819-1892), Havre de Grace, Maryland, c. 1880, with old repaint, (imperfections), ht. 6 3/4, lg. 13 1/4 in.
Estimate $125-175

Horizontal and vertical crack on neck, old repaint, paint losses, tail tip a little rough.

Keywords

Grace, John "Daddy" Holly, Bluebill, Decoy, Duck, Duck decoy, Folk art, Repaint, Woodcarving

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