Lot 1162
Sam Sawyer (NC, 1865-1921), Redhead
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Spot, North Carolina, this example is one of his best efforts, it is pure sculpture with a high head and cut nail in the breast.

Length 14.5 in.

Sam was a life long market hunter and was known for exceptional skills with guns, boats, and decoy making. His decoys are exceptional and often mistaken for those made by Alvirah Wright.

Old gunning paint.