Lot 1068
Andrew "Grubie" Verity, Canvasback Drake, Currituck Shooting Club
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Andrew "Grubie" Verity (1881-1976) Canvasback Drake, part of a rig of decoys used at the Currituck Shooting Club. The Currituck Shooting Club is the oldest established hunting club in The United States and was formed in 1857. Branded Greer. Other brand not legible.

From the Personal Collection of Mr. Kroghie Andresen, Charlotte, North Carolina

Ex Collection of Bruce Best who inherited the personal effects of his famous grandfather, James Best.

Rare and Branded

Original paint; the bottom of the decoy may have been modified by club members to create a keel.