RED HEAD - BACK BAY
This decoy has a red head,yellow glass eyes, grey bill incised at top and black at end. The breast is black with a ring of plumed feather lines. The back and underside are grey with off white wing feathers on either side. The back is grey to b;lack tail with grey feather lines. This ia a Mason Premier Grade Back Bay Model red Head = plain carving, no head detail, simple paint patterns, generally solid wood. It is in good condition with minor wear and minor paint loss. The dimensions are 19"L and 7"H.
CANVAS BACK DRAKE
This decoy has a black bill with incised air holes,incised bill at top and end, and brown head with orange glass eyes. It has a black breast with a off white underside. There are black feather lines on either side and wing feathers on the top of white and brown over the black tail. This decoy has plain carving,no head detail, simple paint patterns, generally solid wood. It is an Evans Mammoth Style from Ladysmith, WI. It is in good condition with honest ware and minor paint loss. The dimensions are 18"L and 8"H.
Black Crowned Heron
American, 20th Century
We are offering a contemporary paint-decorated wooden "Black Crowned Heron" on a natural tree limb. This piece was carved and signd by Keith T Collis.This bird has a black head with touches of teal and red extending down the back. The eyes and the bill are black. The side cheeks and front are white,as is the underside of the tail. The legs and feet are yellow with the feet wrapped around the branch. The top sides have grey feather lines extending to the tail. There are off 4 ' head feathers extending from the back of the neck. This piece is in excellent condition. The dimensions are 25 1/2", 15" W, 7"D.