Takai of New Orleans LA in 1989. This decoy has finely delineated feathers and exquisite painted details with inset glass eyes. Signed with carved signature R. LA, 1989 on bottom of decoy. Measures 6 3/4" high, 16 1/2" long and 5 1/2 wide.This nice decoy is in very good Estate condition with beautiful paint, however, there is a chip on the curled feathers on top of tail and to tip of tail feathers (see photos). Overall, the condition is graded very good.
Please note that we are not decoy collectors, however, we can't help but appreciate the quality and workmanship of this cute miniature decoy. If you have any specific questions regarding this decoy, please inquire and I will do my best to respond to any concerns. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business!Takai Carved MALLARD Drake16.5 Duck Decoy (#6)" is in sale since Sunday, June 3, 2018. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.