Early Carved Wing Golden Plover in Spring Breeding Plumage
A. Elmer Crowell, E. Harwich, MA. Ca. 1915

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A rare turned head example with dramatically carved split tail and feather detail. Fine original paint (and original bill) with light gunning wear. Light early retouch, but no repairs, to the wood end grain under chin and behind the head.

Carved in the same period as the famous "dust jacket" plovers.

10" long.

ITEM # 19907