1909 to 1987 Lapham was from Dennisport, Massachusetts. Like fellow Massachusetts Carver Elmer Crowell, his carvings are well done but with a bolder detail paint pattern. This hen has original paint and in very good condition. Hairline age separation in neck, not a break.
Great detail feathering and signed on bottom. The item "Vintage Antique old wooden working James Lapham MINI GADWALL hen duck decoy" is in sale since Tuesday, October 26, 2021.This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Hunting\Vintage Hunting\Duck Decoys". The seller is "tobaccoroadchew" and is located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.