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Pair of Painted Papier Mache Yellowlegs Shorebird Decoys

Auction:
2431
Lot:
723
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Pair of Painted Papier Mache Yellowlegs Shorebird Decoys, attributed to Joe Lincoln, Accord, Massachusetts, early 20th century, the figures with tack eyes mounted on a cork base, (minor wear), ht. 14 3/4, lg. 18 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

minor paint loss on tip of tails one with small abrasion-about 1/2 in. dia., side of tail.

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Accord, Joe Lincoln, Massachusetts

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