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White-Winged Scoter

This decoy has a black head,yellow glass eyes with white feather lines and a brown/black painted bill. The breast is black with white feather lines on either side.  The back is black to the tail with gold feather lines. The underside is also black. This is a Mason Standard Grade,circa 1910, Back Bay Model Head = plain carving, no head detail, simple paint patterns,  solid wood. It is solid, in good condition with minor wear and minor paint loss. The dimensions are 16"L,7"H .

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Golden Eye Drake

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CANVAS BACK DRAKE

This decoy has a black bill with incised air holes,incised bill at top and end, and brown head with orange glass eyes. It has a black breast with a off white underside. There are black feather lines on either side and wing feathers on the top of white and brown over the black tail. This decoy has plain carving,no head detail, simple paint patterns, generally solid wood. It is an Evans Mammoth Style from Ladysmith, WI. It is in good condition with honest ware and minor paint loss. The dimensions are 18"L and 8"H.

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RED HEAD

This decoy has a brown head,yellow glass eyes,grey incised bill at the top and tip and with incised air holes. the breast is black with a ring of plume feather lines. The underside is light brown with off white wing feathers on either side. The back is grey to a black tail with gold feather lines. There is a weight on the bottom and a decoy loop. It is a Mason Over sized Challenge Grade-plain carving, no head detail,simple paint patterns, generally solid wood. It is in good condition with minor wear. The dimensions are 8"H AND 14 1/2"L.

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PINTAIL DRAKE

This decoy has a blackhead,grey back extending to black lower black and tail. It has an off white breast with a white swirl on either side of the neck extending up to the head. The underside is off white with wing feathers in a black,white and teal swirl on either side. The rear back to tail sports white feather lines. This is a Mason Standard Grade=plain carving,no head detail, yellow glass eyes, simple paint patterns, generally solid wood. It is in good condition with minor wear. The dimensions are 16"L AND 6 1/2"H.

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New England Pine Commode

Offering a New England pine commode,circa 1900, with lift top storage. It has one drawer over one cupboard,wooden pulls and mortised door. Lines are crisp and clean extending down to scrolled front and side aprons with bracket feet. This commode offers great storage in any room. It is in excellent condition with honest wear. The dimensions are 30" H, 29 1/2"W, 18 1/4"D.

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Hoosier Cabinet - "The kitchen cabinet that saves miles of steps."

Offering a Hoosier Cabinet, circa 1900, with the original tag on the top. The tag reads "Hoosier - The kitchen cabinet that saves miles of steps." - The Hoosier Manufacturing Co. New Castle, Indiana. This piece  has all original hardware. It is in 2 pieces with a enamel work top, in excellent condition, that slides in/out for use. Side brackets are intact enabling the top to slide. The top has 3 cupboard doors, one houses a flour dispenser/sifter; the other opens to two shelves. The roll top area opens to a cupboard the width of the piece. The bottom has one cupboard door and 3 drawers. The cupboard door opens to a large storage area with two shelves. This piece has clean straight lines extending to a straight apron, straight legs with wheeled feet. This piece is in excellent condition - you will have to look long to find a piece as nice as this. It shows "honest wear" that enhances the overall beauty of the cabinet. Hoosiers are very popular , available in many states of wear - this is a beauty. The dimensions are 66 3/4"H, 38" W at Top,  Top 11"D,  Bottom 37 1/2"W, Bot 21" D Bottom, 40"W Enamel Work Top, 25 1/2" D Enamel Work  Top.

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CHEDDAR QUILT

We are offering a "Cheddar Quilt" made in Berks County,Pa. The design is dominated by triangular white patches with flower baskets alternating with quilted flower designs on bright "cheddar colored" cotton.The borders are quilted in a swirling design bordering the entire quilt.
The colors are crisp and clean;the stitches are small and tight. There is some oxidation of colors near the flower baskets. This does not detract from the beauty of the quilt but demonstrates the quilt's age.
The size is 72" x 72".

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Wood Duck - Mason Standard Grade

Detroit, Michigan, 1885-1925 <!--mep-nl-->This decoy has a brown top and back with orange glass eyes.There is a white crest under the bill and a white swirl on either side behind the neck. The rear back to tail sports golden feather lines. The underside is a medium beige while the chest has red/brown plume feathering. 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 13"L, 7"H.

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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.

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Pintail Decoy - Mason Standard Grade

Detroit, Michigan, 1885-1925 <!--mep-nl-->This decoy has a black with a white swirl from neck to head on both sides with a grey back.It has brown glass eyes and the rear back to tail sports white painted feather lines over a darker black background. The underside is off white with bands of white,teal and black feather strokes blending into the top grey This is a Mason Standard Grade = plain carving,no head detail,simple paint patterns,generally solid wood. It is good condition with minor wear. The dimensions are 14"L,6"H.

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Merganser - Mason Standard Grade

Detroit, Michigan, 1885-1925 <!--mep-nl-->This decoy has a black head with an orange/red bill and yellow glass eyes. The chest is beige with a red/beige band. The back is black with feather lines extending to the tail. There are beige wings on each side of the decoy. 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 16" L,7 1/2"H.

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