Lot 2142
Albin Aydlett Readhead
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Albin Aydlett (1883-1954), Spot, North Carolina. Albin market hunted with his friend John Henry Owens until it was outlawed in 1918. He made an entire rig of decoys for his brother in law, Joe Dzwonek in 1945. This redhead was a part of that rig. This exact decoy is published on page 234 of Gunnin' Birds by Kroghie Andresen.

Length 16"

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

Purchased from Joe Dzwonek in 1999.
Made in 1945 for Dzwonek.

Original; tight neck crack.