An attributed to Madison Mitchell carved and painted mallard drake working decoy. Unsigned. 8in tall x 15-1/2in wide.
Three carved and painted Canada goose working decoys. All unsigned. Largest: 11in tall x 24in wide.
A grouping of three carved and painted working decoys, one marked "CPH" on the underside. Largest: 7-1/2in tall x 19in wide.
Two carved and painted canvasback working decoys. Larger: 8in tall x 15-1/2in wide.
A grouping of three carved and painted working decoys. One with branded initials. Largest: 7in tall x 14in wide.
A grouping of three carved and painted working decoys to include a canvasback drake and hen, and a mallard hen. Mallard: 6-1/2in tall x 14-1/2in wide.
A lot of five wood carved and painted shore bird decoys, ranging from 8in to 12-1/2in tall. No apparent signatures.
Madison Mitchell canvasback working decoy. Signed and dated 1938. 8in tall x 17in wide.
A grouping of four decoys to include a painted metal hollow-body decoy, a carved and painted shorebird, an "R. Mathier" signed decoy, and a carved and painted decoy. Tallest: 14in tall.
A pair of Madison Mitchell carved and painted canvasback working decoys, hen and drake pair. The drake is signed. Each is approx. 8in tall x 15-3/4in wide.
A folk art carved and painted Canada goose working decoy. 10in tall x 25in wide.
A carved and painted Canada goose working decoy with weight. 9-1/4in tall x 22in wide.
A pairing of carved and painted geese decoys, neither signed. Longer: 12in tall x 20in wide.
A Madison Mitchell carved and painted canvasback drake working decoy, circa 1940s. Branded "MM" on underside. 8in tall x 15-1/4in wide.
A grouping of two carved and painted gull decoys. Larger: 12-1/2in tall x 16in wide x 7in deep.
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