EXCEPTIONALLY RARE Mason Glasseye Jack Snipe Shorebird Decoy
Ca. 1900

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Highly detailed original paint with painted speculums. Iron bill had leached into face and been reset with some minor filler replacement and retouch at the juncture. The unusual gold sponge paint on the back is original.

Only one other example is known in original paint, shown in "Mason Decoys," page 110.

11" long.

ITEM # 20353