08-09-2009 08-09-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 9, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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Seven Carved and Painted Waterfowl Decoys

 
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Seven Carved and Painted Waterfowl Decoys, America, early to mid-20th century, five Canada goose figures, one factory-made, one with cork body, one in a swimming form; an eider drake, and a bluebill hen, (imperfections), ht. 6 1/2-21 1/4, lg. 13 1/4-27 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Canada geese: factory made-age cracks paint losses; cork body-repainted; one in a swimming form-old repaint, bill tip repaired; eider drake- loss on bill tip, age cracks, goose on metal rod stand- patch on lower neck old repaint, joinery separation on body; goose with delineated wing tips- old repaint;, bluebill hen- old repaint paint losses.

Keywords

metal rod stand