Redbreasted Merganser Drake and Hen Decoy Pair
Keyes Chadwick, Martha's Vineyard, Ca. 1920

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Rigmate pair in untouched original condition. Mellow patina. Mid-period decoys with turned heads. No checks; very minor, tight hairline cracks in bases. Rarely found oversized drake has some tie line marks. Both show some minor paint rubs and shrinkage.

See Murphy's "Martha's Vineyard Decoys" book, page 43.

Drake 18 1/2", hen 17" long.

ITEM # 19381