Whistling Swan Decoy on a Mitchell Pattern With Mitchell Keel
Probably by Charlie Birdsall for Wildfowler, Pt. Pleasant, NJ, Ca. Mid 20th Century

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Hollow with tight seams in mellow original paint. Tight age shrinkage separation where the 2-piece neck and head are joined. Retains its Mitchell-style swinging weighted "barn door" keel, probably provided by Mitchell himself. Branded "Plitt".

31" long x 19" high. Keel is an additiional 8" high.

ITEM # 19299