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Porter Rig Black Duck
Recently found with the teal above is this Porter Rig black duck from the Winous Point Shooting Club circa 1870's...great form and wafer thin body...original paint with wear...wooden pegs holding halves together...carved eyebrows...15"L.
Vintage Decoy 478
Marvin Midgett Pintail
Classic canvas over wire pintail by this well known carver from Rodanthe, NC…spent time at Kill Devil Hills Coast Guard Station and carved with Manie Haywood and Avery Tillet…two-piece head and square stern...original condition with wear...approximately 18”L. 
Floyd Parker Redhead
Form and function describe this drake redhead by this little known carver fom Spot, North Carolina circa 1942...typical Curritucker, he built boats, worked on the water and guided...body is all original...head may be second coat...14"L.
Vintage Decoy 954
Cobb Island Brant
Check out this outstanding and early example of a brant from Cobb Island, Virginia...solid carved body with raised wing carving...head was made from a holly branch or root with german glass eyes...paint has wear to bare wood in places...has a carved "N" on the bottom...about 18"L.
Vintage Decoy 1923
Vintage Decoy 874
Bert Graves Hen Mallard
Extremely early example from this well known carver from Peoria, IL circa 1905...hollow body construction typical of the Illinois River School...outstanding, original swirl paint with great patina......measures 17"L.
Vintage Decoy 1725
Vintage Decoy 1830
Ward Bros. Canvasback
Classic drake canvasback in the 1948 style by the famous brothers from Crisfield, MD...balsa body with combination of original paint and overpaint...appears to be early bill repair as well...otherwise original condition...signed and dated 1948 on bottom with wooden keel...about 15”L. 
Ben Schmidt Black Duck
Near mint high head black duck from this well known carver from Detroit, Michigan circa 1950…extensive carving and stamping with original paint, glass eyes and raised wings…hairline crack in one side of neck...approximately 17”L. 
Vintage Decoy 850
Unknown Ohio Mallard
Unknown and folky drake mallard possibly from the Ottawa Club circa 1890's...great form with hard chine line...original paint with wear...highly stylized bill carving..."A.W." carved into the underside...13"L.
Vintage Decoy 615
Porter Rig Bluebill
Outstanding example of a Porter Rig drake bluebill from the Winous Point Shooting Club circa 1870's...great form and wafer thin body...original paint with wear...cut nails holding halves together...ballast weight gone..."P. BRASHER" brand...13"L.
Vintage Decoy 700
Joseph Paquette Redhead
Well made drake redhead by this carver from Montreal, Canada circa 1930...raised and delineated wings, fluted tail on top and bottom and great bill carving...combination of original and gunning paint with wear...from the Peter Brown Collection...15"L.
Vintage Decoy 922
Madison Mitchell Pintails
Early pair of pintails by the dean of modern decoy carving in Havre de Grace, MD...circa 1940's, they are in original paint and condition with wear...hen has crack through one side of body...drake has intermediate high head...both about 17"L.
Vintage Decoy 103238
O'Neal Brant
Swimmer head brant by George Washington O'Neal from the Green Island Club in Ocracoke,NC...worn paint that is probably a second coat with great patina...neck has cracks and structural issues but stable...remnants of original rigging on bottom...measures 18"L.
Vintage Decoy 997
Ed Parsons Canvasbacks
Very rare canvasback pair by this Oxford, MD carver circa 1910...purchased by Spry Newman around 1920...and then purchased by Alvin Sanger in 1970...they are in good original condition with minor wear and great patina......measures 14"L.
Vintage Decoy 866
Vintage Decoy 1174
Humphry Lewark Canvasback
Exceedingly rare hen canvasback by this market gunner from Sea Gull, North Carolina near Corolla ca. 1910...bold high head atop an oversized body with well worn original paint...some cracks and checks from heavy use...original rigging...about 18”L. 
Vintage Decoy 431
Emile Hebert Coot
Southern coot by Emile Hebert from Houma, Louisiana…very similar style to Dr. Cassius Peacock...characteristic round root head with glass eyes...originally had wooden keel that has been removed...worn original paint with some wear and paint loss… approximately 9”L.
Buck Crawford Goldeneye
Stylish hen goldeneye by this creative carver from Smiths Falls, Ontario ca. 1910...extensive wing carving and stamping compliments the original paint with wear...mandibles reveal the "Crawford smile"...label on the bottom identifies it...from the Peter Brown collection...about 12”L. 
Ward Bros. Buffleheads
Rarely made species are these buffleheads by Lem & Steve Ward of Crisfield, Maryland...solid cedar construction with outstanding original paint...turned heads with glass eyes...drake has carved near mint condition, they are signed and dated 1966...11"L.
Vintage Decoy 940
Ward Bros. Canada Goose
One of the finest goose carvings from the 1960's by Lem & Steve Ward of Crisfield, Maryland...hollow cedar construction with Lem's finest original paint...turned head with glass near mint condition, it is signed and dated 1969...just shy of 24"L.
Vintage Decoy 1914
Sam Barnes Canvasback
Super high head canvasback thought to be by Sam Barnes...unusual textured wing area that is worn to bare wood in most paint appears to be working repaint...outstanding form for an upper bay decoy...16"L.
Vintage Decoy 1160
Vintage Decoy 1159
Bob Mcgaw Canvasbacks
Rigmate pair of McGaw canvasbacks from this early upper bay carver circa 1920…handchopped bodies with original weights and line tie...worn original paint with extensive wear and paint loss… approximately 15”L.
Lloyd Tyler Widgeon
Classic pair of widgeon from this highly accomplished carver and neighbor of the Ward Brothers in Crisfield, MD carver circa 1930's...they are in original paint and condition with wear and great patina...amazing examples of American Folk Art...both about 16"L.
Vintage Decoy 981
Vintage Decoy 1061
George Waterfield Coot
High head coot with wonderful attitude from Churches Island, North Carolina ca. 1930's...classic Currituck lines with worn original paint...branded "E. W. EMORY"...bill was blunted many years ago, but has been left as found...about 12”L. 
Vintage Decoy 1935
Ward Bros. Black Duck
Rare black duck made in the 1948 style by the famous brothers from Crisfield, MD...balsa body with worn original paint showing nice feather detail...unsigned with wooden head and keel...about 17”L.