Ringbill Drake - Mason Standard Grade
Detroit Michigan, 1885-1925 <!--mep-nl-->This decoy has a dark brown top and back with yellow glass eyes.The bill is grey with a black tip. There is a white horizontal strip across the bill. There is a red ring around the neck.The rear back to tail sports grey feather lines. The underside is a medium beige with grey feather bands on either side. The chest is dark brown ending in a row of plume feathers. This is a Mason Standard Grade = plain carving, no head detail, simple paint patterns, generally solid wood. It is in good condition with minor wear. The dimensions are 14"L,6 1/2"H.