Glass Eyed Bluebill Drake Decoy by Chauncey Wheeler Circa 1920, Alexandria Bay, NY. A hard to find Chauncey Wheeler decoy as seen in photos and described below.
Snakey neck, glass eyes and carved eye grooves. Great sculptural quality and a terrific patina on this rare piece of hunting history/ American folk art.
Measures 16 long x 5.25 tall. All original decoy with well worn paint; shot over, wear at left edge of lower mandible (possible old paint touch-up to worn area of mandible).
Head is on nice and tight, small vertical check crack at front base of neck. Ask questions if you have them. Items are accurately described and carefully photographed.
If you need to know anything else - please ask. Thank you for reading (and observing) the above terms, and happy shopping!The item "Antique Chauncey Wheeler Bluebill Drake Duck Decoy Alexandria Bay NY c1920 16" is in sale since Friday, April 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "unita1" and is located in Bainbridge, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.