Vintage John Austin Redhead Battery Decoy, Corolla, NC
Vintage John Austin Redhead Battery Decoy Corolla, NC. Being offered is a vintage drake redhead battery decoy carved around 1915 by John W. According to previous owner, it was part of an original rig at the Lighthouse Club where Austin guided hunters. This decoy measures about 15 inches and is in great solid condition with all the original square cut nail rigging and foundry weight attached.
It's a classic NC Decoy to add your collection. See pages 253-255 of Kroghie Andresen's book a"GUNNIN' BIRDS" for John Austin's biography. Please look at the pictures as they are part of the description. The item "Vintage John Austin Redhead Battery Decoy, Corolla, NC" is in sale since Tuesday, May 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys".
The seller is "rodrius_ipfdeb" and is located in Columbia, South Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Material: wood
- Features: Solid Body