Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes

Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes
Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes
Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes
Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes
Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes
Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes

Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes
Duck Decoy Red-Breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes Description and Item Information Up for sale is this vintage, carved wood red-breasted merganser duck decoy with glass eyes. Please excuse any glare in the photos. This bird decoy has a painted finish. This piece is approximately 15 3/4 inches long, 6 inches tall, and 5 3/4 inches wide. Unpacked, it weighs 2 pounds 0.1 ounce. It would be a neat addition to a collection of vintage duck decoys, or it would look great in a rustic cabin decor. Identification This duck is impressed beneath, HERTER'S INC 1893. " Written beneath by hand is, "MERGANZER. The exact age of this vintage decoy is not known. It is from a northern California collection of duck decoys.

Condition The duck looks good overall. The wood has no chips. The duck has light wear, with some minor scuff marks, edge wear, and small paint losses/flakes. There is a fine hairline in the duck's bill on the top side only. The bill has not been broken off and reattached; it is just a fine hairline partially through the wood.

There is minor soiling to the duck. Payments must be received within three days of the end of the listing, unless prior arrangements have been made. And international government regulations prohibit such behavior.

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Herter's Inc. Duck Decoy Red-breasted Merganser Carved Painted Wood Glass Eyes