Lot 1164
Outstanding Early North Carolina or Virginia Bluebill Hen
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
This incredible carving was probably made in upper Back Bay, Virginia by an unknown hand. It is a wonderfully carved bluebill hen in original paint. The head has very prominent cheeks and sits on a high neck shelf. This decoy is truly stunning in hand and needs to be held to be truly appreciated.

Length 13 in.

Original condition; tight neck crack