A wooden duck figurine, meant to be used as a decoy. The body is hand carved from one piece of hard wood, the head and neck are made of a thick stick.
Dark, almost black finish with some spots of write paint to make it look more convincing. Cast lead piece attached to the bottom with two iron nails, in order to serve as a balancing weight. Definitely one of a kind Folk Art creation. Circa 19th century, New England. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE FOR MORE PHOTOS!7.5 long x 4" wide x 7.5" tall. Remnants of the original paint.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Primitives". The seller is "imeon" and is located in Spring, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.