Charlie Moore 1992 Hen Canvasback Duck Decoy Hand carved Illinois River, signed
Up for sale is an Illinois River Hen Canvasback duck decoy carved by Charlie Moore in 1992. He has been carving decoys since 1960. The decoy weighs about 2 lbs 8 ounces and measures about 8 high. The body measures about 12" long x 5 3/4" wide. It features glass eyes, carved beak outline and nail, slightly turned head, and scratch comb painting feather design in the Charles Perdew style. It is signed and dated on the bottom. There are a few raised "bubbles" in the paint finish on the tail (see photo) and one wing. Also there is a crease/shallow age crack on one shoulder (see photo). Please hover your mouse over the photos to enlarge them for a closer inspection as they are part of the description. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.
Only--others may have to pay more. The item "Charlie Moore 1992 Hen Canvasback Duck Decoy Hand carved Illinois River, signed" is in sale since Wednesday, September 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "oldieaddict" and is located in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Material: Wood
- Carver: Chas. Moore
- Features: Solid Body
- Duck Type: Canvasback