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Carved and Painted Passenger Pigeon Decoy

Auction:
2349
Lot:
609
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Passenger Pigeon Decoy, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the figure with painted eyes, the body with delineated wings, painted black with gray patches, no stand, (crack on tail), ht. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

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Columbidae, Ornithology

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