Black-Bellied Plover Shorebird Decoy in Spring Breeding Plumage
Obediah Verity, Seaford, LI, Ca. 1875

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Bold example in original paint with its original bill. The white areas around breast appear to be an old lead-based oil repaint by Andrew "Grubie" Verity, ca. 1900. Excellent original stippled back paint for which Obediah Verity is famous.

10 1/2" long.

ITEM # 19904