Lot 2109
Mason Factory (MI, 1896-1924), Long-Billed Curlew
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Detroit, Michigan, circa 1905, carved and painted wood, glass eyes, iron bill

Length 17.5 in.

The long billed curlew is largest of all North American shorebirds and these decoys are considered the crowning achievement of the Mason factory. They all vary in form and size yet they were all listed in the Mason catalog as Glasseye Challenge grade.

Paint professionally restored by Paul Fortin.