Carved and Painted Red Breasted Merganser Decoy
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
- Date / Time :
- August 14, 2005 10:00AM
Carved and Painted Red Breasted Merganser Decoy, Sam Toothacher, Brunswick, Maine, (the decoy with head crest replacement done by George Starr, age cracks on base, paint wear), ht. 7, lg. 16 in.
Provenance: George Ross Starr Collection , with collection stamp on base.
Literature: Decoy illustrated in Decoys of the Atlantic Flyway, by George Ross Starr, fig. 60.