Pintail Drake Dave "Umbrella" Watson (1851-1938) Chincoteague, VA, c. 1920 16 3/4 in. long
The underside bears the Assateague Rod and Gun Club paw brand. Mix of old and restored paint, and an old crack through the tail.
Provenance: Assateague Rod and Gun Club Rig Ronald S. Swanson Collection
Literature: Henry A. Fleckenstein, Jr., "Southern Decoys of Virginia and the Carolinas," Exton, PA, 1983, p. 84, pl. 114, related decoy illustrated.
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