Mason Glasseye Black-Bellied Plover in Spring Breeding Plumage
Ca. 1900

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Early custom example patterned after George Boyd's shorebirds with his classic bulbous "beetle" head. Strong, highly detailed original paint. Decoy shows a couple of shot marks and light gunning wear.

See "Mason Decoys," page 118, for discussion.

11" long.

ITEM # 19263