Lot 2271
Harvey Grimstead (VA, 1924-1983), Coot
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Bay Haven Farm, Virginia, circa 1940s, carved and painted wood.

Length 13 in.

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

Former collection of Bud Coppedge.
Former collection of Harrell Grimstead.

The Grimstead family was involved in the purchase and development of Bay Haven Hunting and Fishing Camp. Harvey was hired by the Flyway Club as a guide in 1936. The young man excelled as a guide and was later promoted as the caretaker. He retained this job until he retired in 1972.

Old gunning paint worn, bill professional replacement by Bud Coppedge, wear to paint on the back.