Mason Glasseye Split Tail Wooden Bill Yellowlegs Shorebird Decoy
Ca. 1895

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Rare, early example in fine original paint. Bill has been reset, but it is original. There is a small touch-up spot on the side of the breast, and two small tail chips have been reset. .

These early Mason shorebirds rarely have survived. See "Mason Decoys," page 102

11" long.

ITEM # 19680