I believe under the backed on aged grime there is more of this ducks color? Untouched original decoy, other then the bill glued on.
Nice piece for 125 plus old! The item "Mason Challenge Grade Hen Mallard or Black Duck" is in sale since Saturday, July 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "2855dgt" and is located in Medford, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States.