This was exceptionàlly crafted by it's creator with amazing details such as it's stunning sparkling red glass eyes. Ira Bordelon was a devoted family man and Navy veteran of WWII. His carvings of replicas of our old master carvers are in numerous collections and in the Live Oak Gardens Museum in New Iberia, Louisiana.
Carefully carved and painted they are a testimonial to his love of the craft. Please carefully examine all photos provided. I have The decoy is stamped on the bottom but not dated.This decoy was some wear from birdshot that actually gives it historical character. The tail has been broken and repaired as well. The item "Ira Bordelon Hand Carved and Painted Antique Ruddy Duck Decoy" is in sale since Sunday, June 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "dogw-92" and is located in Searsmont, Maine. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.