Eastern Shore, VA, c. 1880
10 3/4 in. long
This feeding plover with raised wings is carved from a one-and-three-quarter-inch board. As found.
Provenance: Barbara Anne Wiest (Fleckenstein) Collection
Private Collection, by descent from the above
Literature: Henry A. Fleckenstein, Jr., "Shore Bird Decoys," Exton, PA, 1980, p. 28, exact decoy illustrated.
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