Very Early Mason Premier Canvasback Drake Decoy
Ca. 1885

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Handmade prototype with head turned 45 degrees to the right. Hollow in strong, heavily swirled original paint. Varnished with traces of unevenness at the base. Extra long 3 1/2" bill is attached with a dowel and may be replaced.

See a nearly identical example in our "Mason Decoys" book, page 51.

15" long.

ITEM # 19836