Yellowlegs Shorebird Decoy
Harry V. Shourds (1861-1920), Tuckerton, NJ, Ca. 1890

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Untouched original condition, including paint and bill. Ex. Mackey collection.

See Doherty's "Classic New Jersey Decoys," page 66, plate 113 for a nearly identical example.

Written on bottom in Mackey's handwriting, "Yellowlegs, Harry Shourdes, Tuckerton, N.J. Owned but never used by …Cramner, Cedar Run." Faint Mackey collection stamp.

10 1/2" long.

ITEM # 20002