Blue-Winged Teal Otto Weinert (1893-1979) Oshkosh, WI, c. 1930 11 in. long
A glass-eyed decoy with incised bill detail and extensive painted feathering. Teal from this gunning rig are dispersed among some of the top decoy collections in the country. Original paint with light gunning wear.
Literature: Donna Tonelli, "Fish and Fowl Decoys of the Great Lakes," Atglen, PA, 2002, p. 227, similar decoy illustrated. Ron Koch, "Decoys of the Winnebago Lakes," Omro, WI, 1988, p. 165, similar decoy illustrated.
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