Mason Tackeye Split Tail Ruddy Turnstone Shorebird Decoy
Ca. 1890

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Early example with its original wooden bill in well-used, but completely original paint. Heavily hit by shot. Chip repair on the upper part of tail.

See "Mason Decoys," pages 111 and 114, for similar examples.

10 1/2" long.

ITEM # 19424