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Wanchese, NC, 1904-2007; This outstanding decoy was part of Wayland Baum's early hunting rig. He lived the life of a full-time waterman and holds a legendary status amongst decoy collectors. He was respected by all. This exact decoy is published on page 326 of Gunnin' Birds
by Kroghie Andresen.
Length 23-1/2 in.From the Personal Collection of Mr. Kroghie Andresen, Charlotte, North Carolina
Hunting Rig of Wayland Baum
Ex Collection of Philip Harvey
Original condition; X-Ray has confirmed the head is original to the body.