Incredibly executed working mallard drake in a tucked head resting pose, Ferdinand Homme, Stoughton, Wisconsin, circa 1930. Considered one of the finest working decoys ever made in the state of Wisconsin. The exaggerated bending of the head in a rotated resting position is anatomically more accurate than any working decoy we have ever seen. The masterful scalloped wing and tai
Excellent original paint; small amount of crazing at the head; approximately half thumbnail size paint restoration to what may have been a shot scar near top of back; repair to a crossed wingtip.