Lot 1022
Rare and Important Curlew from The Currituck Shooting Club
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
This pre-1900 curlew was made and gunned at the oldest waterfowling club in America. The Currituck Shooting Club was founded in 1857. J.P. Morgan was an early member. The club hosted Teddy Roosevelt, Andrew Carnegie, and other wealthy well heeled American Industrialists. This decoy has it all.....art form and heritage from the golden age of American waterfowling history. Stand conveys.

Length 14 in.

From the Collection of Walton Morris, Barco, North Carolina

Numerous neck cracks.