Black Duck Drake Decoy
Augustus Wilson, S. Portland, ME, Ca. 1930

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Oversized black duck decoy with Wilson's characteristic features: inletted neck, carved eyes and raised shoulders. Head is looking upwards and turned slightly to the right. Never weighted. Nearly mint original paint.

Interestingly, this black duck has a yellow bill specific to the drake of the species. Most Wilson black ducks have a green bill which covers both drakes and hens.

18" long.


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ITEM # 19450