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Approx. life sized male towhee mounted on driftwo49Approx. life sized male towhee mounted on driftwo
Approx. life sized male towhee mounted on driftwood by Peter Peltz, The Bird Barn, Sandwich, MA. XOC. Sanborn collection. (decoy)
Start Price : 225.00 | Estimates : 450.00 - 650.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Miniature flying white wing scoter drake with a 649XMiniature flying white wing scoter drake with a 6
Miniature flying white wing scoter drake with a 6 1/2 in wing span signed "A. J. Dando" on the underside of the wing. Minor damage to the ...
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
Miniature woodcock signed John E. Davis, Berlin, 50Miniature woodcock signed John E. Davis, Berlin,
Miniature woodcock signed "John E. Davis, Berlin, NH" on the bottom of the base. XOC. Sanborn collection. (decoy) ...
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Miniature flying black duck with a 6 1/2 in wing 50XMiniature flying black duck with a 6 1/2 in wing
Miniature flying black duck with a 6 1/2 in wing span signed "A. J. Dando, "32" on the underside of the wing. Chip on the left wing t...
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Miniature great blue heron on a burl base in XOC.51Miniature great blue heron on a burl base in XOC.
Miniature great blue heron on a burl base in XOC. Signed on the bottom " Ira Frost, Great Blue Heron, 1985" Sanborn collection. (decoy) ...
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
Miniature flying goldeneye drake with a 6 in wing51XMiniature flying goldeneye drake with a 6 in wing
Miniature flying goldeneye drake with a 6 in wing span by A. J. Dando but not signed. Small amount of fading on the upper wing. (decoy)
Start Price : 125.00 | Estimates : 250.00 - 450.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
Lot of two miniature balsa decoy models made in t52Lot of two miniature balsa decoy models made in t
Lot of two miniature balsa decoy models made in the Ward Brothers style. A canvasback drake with a narrow neck check and a dent on one side. A mallard
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Miniature flying eider drake with a 6 in wing spa52XMiniature flying eider drake with a 6 in wing spa
Miniature flying eider drake with a 6 in wing span signed "A. J. Dando, "33" on the underside of the wing. Clean break in the lower w...
Start Price : 150.00 | Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
Lot of two miniature decoy models from The Red Fa53Lot of two miniature decoy models from The Red Fa
Lot of two miniature decoy models from The Red Farm Studios, Providence, RI. A pintail drake painted by M. Stannert and signed on the bottom and a car
Start Price : 25.00 | Estimates : 50.00 - 100.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
Wonderful early folky mallard drake decoy made of53AWonderful early folky mallard drake decoy made of
Wonderful early folky mallard drake decoy made of cypress or tupelo by Wilson Michel, New Orleans, LA, ca. 1930. XOP with a few rubs to the surface. T
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,100.00 + 220.00) x 1 = 1,320.00
Folky Louisiana mallard hen decoy with a tucked h53BFolky Louisiana mallard hen decoy with a tucked h
Folky Louisiana mallard hen decoy with a tucked head, carved wing outlines and no eyes. Made in the Bourg-Montegut area by an unknown craftsman. Very
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
Turned head shoveler drake decoy with Curtis Chau53CTurned head shoveler drake decoy with Curtis Chau
Turned head shoveler drake decoy with "Curtis Chauvin, Raceland, LA" burned into the bottom Nice raised wing carving detail, scratch paint...
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
Large hand carved Mississippi River delta style m53DLarge hand carved Mississippi River delta style m
Large hand carved Mississippi River delta style mallard drake by Mike Tonguis, Mandeville, LA in XOC. Round bottom, carved eyes and nicely carved wing
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Pirogue dugout canoe ca. early 1900s from Bayou B53EPirogue dugout canoe ca. early 1900s from Bayou B
Pirogue dugout canoe ca. early 1900's from Bayou Barataria, LA in good condition. Bottom has had fiberglass applied and the whole is painted duck drab
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 900.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 160.00) x 1 = 960.00
Pirogue dugout canoe ca early 1900s from Bayou Ba53FPirogue dugout canoe ca early 1900s from Bayou Ba
Pirogue dugout canoe ca early 1900's from Bayou Barataria, LA in good condition. Bottom has had fiberglass applied and the whole is painted duck drab
Start Price : 450.00 | Estimates : 900.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (700.00 + 140.00) x 1 = 840.00
Miniature flying red breasted merganser drake wit53XMiniature flying red breasted merganser drake wit
Miniature flying red breasted merganser drake with a 6 in wing span signed "A. J. Dando" on the underside of the wing under a wash of pain...
Start Price : 75.00 | Estimates : 150.00 - 250.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
OUTSTANDING Hollow mallard hen decoy from the Mis54OUTSTANDING Hollow mallard hen decoy from the Mis
OUTSTANDING Hollow mallard hen decoy from the Mississippi River area with glass eyes. In XOC with minor touch up at the neck and body join. One of the
Start Price : 2,250.00 | Estimates : 4,500.00 - 6,500.00
Sold to floor for (2,250.00 + 450.00) x 1 = 2,700.00
Miniature Audubons Warbler by Jess Blackstone, Co54XMiniature Audubons Warbler by Jess Blackstone, Co
Miniature Audubon's Warbler by Jess Blackstone, Concord, NH. In XOC with "#4", "Audubon's Warbler" and the typical JB signature ...
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
Mallard hen decoy made by Rudy LeCompte from Bour55Mallard hen decoy made by Rudy LeCompte from Bour
Mallard hen decoy made by Rudy LeCompte from Bourg, LA. B. 1910. Neck joint is re glued and weight has been removed. XOP with light overall wear to
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,080.00
Miniature spotted sandpiper by Jess Blackstone, C55XMiniature spotted sandpiper by Jess Blackstone, C
Miniature spotted sandpiper by Jess Blackstone, Concord, NH. In XOC with "#6817" and "Spotted Sandpiper" on the bottom of the mo...
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,200.00 + 440.00) x 1 = 2,640.00
Louisiana pintail hen by Victor Alfonso (1899-19856Louisiana pintail hen by Victor Alfonso (1899-198
Louisiana pintail hen by Victor Alfonso (1899-1982) with cypress neck peg construction and OP. Glass eyes, carved wing outlines and great form. Struck
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 240.00) x 1 = 1,440.00
Miniature winter wren by Jess Blackstone, Concord56XMiniature winter wren by Jess Blackstone, Concord
Miniature winter wren by Jess Blackstone, Concord, NH. In XOC with "#4", "Winter Wren" and the typical JB signature on the botto...
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,080.00
OUTSTANDING Pintail hen by Alfred Herbert (1900-157OUTSTANDING Pintail hen by Alfred Herbert (1900-1
OUTSTANDING Pintail hen by Alfred Herbert (1900-1974) from Montegut, LA. In his best very early style. Consignor felt that this decoy was buy Alcide
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Hen canvasback decoy in old working paint with bi58Hen canvasback decoy in old working paint with bi
Hen canvasback decoy in old working paint with bill tip damage, end missing. JH, NOLA brand on the bottom. X Haneman collection. (decoy)
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Pintail drake by James Curtis Rousell b. 1911, Ch59Pintail drake by James Curtis Rousell b. 1911, Ch
Pintail drake by James Curtis Rousell b. 1911, Chalmette, LA. Fitted with glass eyes. In XOP with light wear. Nicely carved wing outlines and prima
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,500.00
Sold to floor for (1,600.00 + 320.00) x 1 = 1,920.00
Mallard hen decoy ca. 1930 in nearly unused condi60Mallard hen decoy ca. 1930 in nearly unused condi
Mallard hen decoy ca. 1930 in nearly unused condition by Alvin Larose of Lockport, LA. In XOP with a few tight age checks on the body and the original
Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,250.00
Sold to floor for (950.00 + 190.00) x 1 = 1,140.00
Yellowlegs decoy from LA in XOP with light wear a61Yellowlegs decoy from LA in XOP with light wear a
Yellowlegs decoy from LA in XOP with light wear and a neck check. Body is carved like a boat. Made without eyes. (decoy)
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
Solid body blue wing teal hen decoy from Canada w62Solid body blue wing teal hen decoy from Canada w
Solid body blue wing teal hen decoy from Canada with impressed feathers on the back and wing outline carving. XOC, unused. (decoy)
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
Ring bill drake decoy Sidney Foret (1902-1975) fr63Ring bill drake decoy Sidney Foret (1902-1975) fr
Ring bill drake decoy Sidney Foret (1902-1975) from LA in original paint with painted eyes. (decoy)
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
Ring bill drake decoy from by Alfred Herbert (19064Ring bill drake decoy from by Alfred Herbert (190
Ring bill drake decoy from by Alfred Herbert (1900-1974), Montegut, LA. In old paint with the original weight, nice form. (decoy)
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Ringbill drake decoy ca 1930, signed Alvan LaRose65Ringbill drake decoy ca 1930, signed Alvan LaRose
Ringbill drake decoy ca 1930, signed Alvan LaRose, Lockport, LA in good old working paint. Struck by a few shot , tail edge wear, painted eyes. (decoy
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Oversized mallard drake made in the Albert Cormad65AOversized mallard drake made in the Albert Cormad
Oversized mallard drake made in the Albert Cormadelle or Bayou Gauche style by an unknown maker. Metal strap lead weight. Two exhibit tags attached to
Start Price : 5.00 | Estimates : 10.00 - 23.00
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 400.00) x 1 = 2,400.00
Miniature flying mallard hen from LA by Leslie Wa65BMiniature flying mallard hen from LA by Leslie Wa
Miniature flying mallard hen from LA by Leslie Waits, deceased, of Larose, LA. OP with bill roughage. (decoy)
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Pair of folky miniature mallards from Galliano-Ba65CPair of folky miniature mallards from Galliano-Ba
Pair of folky miniature mallards from Galliano-Bayou LaFouche, LA. OP with wear and crackles. Carved wing detail. (decoy)
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 800.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
Lot of two items. A carved wooden larger than lif66Lot of two items. A carved wooden larger than lif
Lot of two items. A carved wooden larger than life sized rattlesnake with open mouth and protruding fangs. Very folky carving signed by Paul LeCompte
Start Price : 50.00 | Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold to floor for (75.00 + 15.00) x 1 = 90.00
Bluebill drake decoy by Benjamin Schmidt, Detroit67Bluebill drake decoy by Benjamin Schmidt, Detroit
Bluebill drake decoy by Benjamin Schmidt, Detroit MI. Signed on the bottom and dated 1964. BB 64 painted under the tail and Mike Ellis collection stam
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (475.00 + 95.00) x 1 = 570.00
Pair of White wing scoter decoys by Benjamin Schm68Pair of White wing scoter decoys by Benjamin Schm
Pair of White wing scoter decoys by Benjamin Schmidt, Detroit. MI. in XOC. Hen has glass eyes and drake has pearl bead eyes. Both have the Ellis and B
Start Price : 1,250.00 | Estimates : 2,500.00 - 4,500.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,080.00
Miniature mallard drake by Benjamin Schmidt, Detr69Miniature mallard drake by Benjamin Schmidt, Detr
Miniature mallard drake by Benjamin Schmidt, Detroit, MI. Made in two pieces with a bottom board. "BJS" in pencil on the bottom. XOC. (dec...
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
Miniature black duck by Benjamin Schmidt. In XOC.70Miniature black duck by Benjamin Schmidt. In XOC.
Miniature black duck by Benjamin Schmidt. In XOC. Signed on the bottom "Benj. J. Schmidt, Nov. 1959". (decoy)
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
IMPORTANT OUTSTANDING EARLY English wood pigeon o71IMPORTANT OUTSTANDING EARLY English wood pigeon o
IMPORTANT OUTSTANDING EARLY English wood pigeon or rock dove decoy in fine OP. Very light wear to surface. Great color and patina. Screw eyes and an
Start Price : 500.00 | Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
Rare pair of red breasted mergansers ca 1900, fro72Rare pair of red breasted mergansers ca 1900, fro
Rare pair of red breasted mergansers ca 1900, from Martha's Vineyard, MA with wonderful long upswept bills and sculptured bodies. Hollow with six woo
Start Price : 7,500.00 | Estimates : 15,000.00 - 25,000.00
Sold to floor for (22,000.00 + 4,400.00) x 1 = 26,400.00
OUTSTANDING Early pair of mallards by Max Gresser73OUTSTANDING Early pair of mallards by Max Gresser
OUTSTANDING Early pair of mallards by Max Gresser, Blue Earth, MN. Ca 1930's. XOP with original coat of varnish and original weights. Made with turned
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,300.00 + 660.00) x 1 = 3,960.00
Wonderful small perky bufflehead hen with painted74Wonderful small perky bufflehead hen with painted
Wonderful small perky bufflehead hen with painted tack eyes and great form. Old tight neck check. Head is pegged to the body. Knot in lower right brea
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold to floor for (650.00 + 130.00) x 1 = 780.00
Canada Goose decoy in rich thick dry near mint or75Canada Goose decoy in rich thick dry near mint or
Canada Goose decoy in rich thick dry near mint original paint by Joseph Lincoln of Accord, MA. ca early 19th century. Typical narrow bottom check fro
Start Price : 17,500.00 | Estimates : 35,000.00 - 45,000.00
Sold to floor for (68,000.00 + 13,600.00) x 1 = 81,600.00
Hollow red breasted merganser hen decoy possibly 76Hollow red breasted merganser hen decoy possibly
Hollow red breasted merganser hen decoy possibly from the Kingston, MA. area with painted tack eyes, and "F. R. F. H." branded on the bott...
Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,150.00 + 230.00) x 1 = 1,380.00
Relic upright Lincoln goose decoy with tack eyes 77Relic upright Lincoln goose decoy with tack eyes
Relic upright Lincoln goose decoy with tack eyes and typical 1/2 in check in right side of the body along with numerous line age checks. Nearly devoid
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 200.00) x 1 = 1,200.00
Red breasted merganser in natural wood by Ben Smi78Red breasted merganser in natural wood by Ben Smi
Red breasted merganser in natural wood by Ben Smith, Martha's Vineyard, MA. Head re-glued, glass eyes. Few surface checks and slivers of wood missing
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,800.00
Sold to floor for (950.00 + 190.00) x 1 = 1,140.00
Redhead decoy by Robert Elliston, Bureau, IL.  Ho79Redhead decoy by Robert Elliston, Bureau, IL. Ho
Redhead decoy by Robert Elliston, Bureau, IL. Hollow, shot struck, and void of paint with a bit of roughage along side of bill and tail. Covered with
Start Price : 250.00 | Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
Hollow bluebill hen decoy by Lou Reineri in XOC. 80Hollow bluebill hen decoy by Lou Reineri in XOC.
Hollow bluebill hen decoy by Lou Reineri in XOC. Signed Reineri-99 on the bottom. (decoy)
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
Rare early life sized bob white quail by A. E. C81Rare early life sized bob white quail by A. E. C
Rare early life sized "bob white" quail by A. E. Crowell, East Harwich, MA. Very delicate carving with a notched crest and carved tail . S...
Start Price : 12,000.00 | Estimates : 24,000.00 - 28,000.00
Sold to floor for (18,000.00 + 3,600.00) x 1 = 21,600.00