Lot 2195
Alfonso "Fonnie" Tillet (NC, 1881-1954), Goose
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, circa 1920s, painted canvas over wire construction.

Length 25 in.

Fonnie Tillet did not make many canvas decoys but the few that exist are considered to be some of the finest made. This decoy has a proud high head. A similar rig mate is permanently displayed at the Currituck Museum in Corolla, North Carolina.

Original paint, three tears in the canvas