Lot 2126
Peele Ballance (NC, 1864-1939), Canvasback
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Maple and Knotts Island, North Carolina, circa 1900, carved and painted wood.

Length 12.5 in.

Peele Ballance was a prominent market hunter and this small canvasback was likely used in this operation. It is incredible that the paddle tail remains intact.

Old gunning paint, multiple age checks in the body, wear to tip of the tail, working repair to the neck.