Untouched examples in strong original paint retaining their identical original lead pad weights.
Date: Circa 1910
Measurement: Length: 12.5"
Material: Carved wood, lead weight, polychrome, glass eyes.
Condition: Excellent. Strong original paint. Drake retains 2/3 of its original neck filler. NO cracks: hen is in similar condition with a trivial tight in-the-making bottom crack.
Reference: See Mason Decoys - A Complete Pictorial Guide by Russ Goldberger and Alan Haid, page 59 for similar examples.