Mallard Pair Charles H. Perdew (1874-1963) Henry, IL, c. 1940 15 3/4 in. long
A rigmate pair of hollow decoys with "Henry...Perdew...Ill." lead-strip weights. Original paint with light gunning wear.
Provenance: Cheryl Sterling Collection
Literature: Donna Tonelli, "Fish and Fowl Decoys of the Great Lakes," Atglen, PA, 2002, pp. 140-142, similar decoys illustrated.
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