Ruddy Turnstone in Spring Plumage Shorebird Decoy
Strater & Sohier (1874-1910), Boston, MA, Ca. 1880

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A folding tin decoy with the manufacturer's patent stamp on its inside. Strong original paint with light wear.

Strater & Sohier was a painted tin toy manufacturer who developed a similar decoy line to cater to its New England clientele.

A hard-to-find species after nearly 150 years!

9" long.

ITEM # 20956