Dowitcher Shorebird Decoy in Spring Breeding Plumage
John Dilley, Quogue, LI, Ca. 1890

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Stunning decoy with "S" carved raised wings in elaborate original paint with its original bill. Thin professional neck crack repair and a small filled hole in its back.

Were it not for these minor repairs, this might be the finest example known!

9 1/2" long.

ITEM # 20011