Wigeon Drak Crisfield, MD, c. 1930 12 1/2 in. long
A rigmate to this rare decoy from the Joseph B. French Collection was featured in "The Decoys Collectors Guide" in 1965 as "from the rig of Lem Ward and John Evans." This early example has a turned head and raised wing tips. Original paint with gunning wear.
Provenance: Lem Ward and John Evans Rig Cheryl Sterling Collection
Literature: Hal Sorenson, ed., "One Man's Wigeon: Collection of Joseph B. French," Decoy Collector's Guide, Oct-Dec, 1965, p. 15, rigmate illustrated.
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