Early Mason Challenge Pintail Hen Decoy
Ca. 1890

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Slope breasted snakey head in nearly mint original condition. Original paint is thickly applied with bold feathering and sponging. Only flaw is a superficial gouge at the waterline on the right side. Hairline in base.

See our "Mason Decoys" book, page 147 bottom, for what might be a rigmate drake.

17" long.

ITEM # 20252