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Annual Summer Decoy Auction

 

July 29, 2014 - 11 am

 

July 30, 2014 - 10 am

 

Preview July 28, 2014


Sheraton Harborside Hotel

Portsmouth, New Hampshire

250 Market Street

Portsmouth, NH 03801

 

Featuring the Megargee, William Grossman, Harry Seitz, Jim Rose,

Phil Stantion, Nancy Prince, and Doug Knight collections


Guaranteed Condition Reports

Buyer's Premium still 15%
Consignments accepted until June 10 or until full

  1. -NO SALES TAX!
  2. -Approximately 650 Investment quality decoys & related items.
  3. -Absentee, phone & online bidding will be available.
  4. -50 table buy, sell, swap with decoy show.
  5. -Complimentary New England lunch
  6. -Logan, Manchester & Portland airports are approximately 1 hour from the hotel.
  7. -Reserve a room at the Sheraton here.

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New England | Midwest | Mid Atlantic | Southern | Pac Coast | Factory | Shorebirds | Canada | Mini's & Deco | Other

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Important dowitcher in summer plumage

by John Dilley


Rare hollow carved slot neck plover from the collection of Joe French


Important hollow carved golden plover attributed to Thomas Wilson


"Dust jacket" style plover by Elmer Crowell. From the Long collection


Rare Canada goose by David Ward


Exceptional pinch breasted pintail drake by the Ward Brothers


Rigmate pair of mergansers by Oscar Bibber


English/Dawson redhead drake from the McCleery collection


Monhegan island style merganser by Gus Wilson


Rare presentation black duck by Shang Wheeler


Outstanding Canada goose by Harry V. Shourds. Megargee Family collection


Important brant by Rowley Horner. Megargee Family collection


Exceptional running plover by Elijah Burr


Hollow carved St. Clair Flats Canada goose


Rigmate pair of mergansers by Harry V. Shourds. Megargee Family collection


Very rare bluewing teal hen by James Holly


Rigmate pair of mallards by the Dodge Decoy Factory


Canada goose by Ben Schmidt


Very rare pintail hen by John Luedtke to be sold uncataloged as lot 178A in the July auction


Ruddy turnstone from Toronto Harbor


Canada goose by Ira Hudson


Teal by John Holly


Merganser drake by Ira Hudson


Rigmate pair of yellowlegs by Ira Hudson


Mallard by Ira Hudson


Greenwing teal by Harry Townson


Sanderling by Obediah Verity


1942 Hercules Powder Company Calendar


46" long striped bass by George Strunk

Canvasback drake by John R. Wells

Canvasback hen by John R. Wells

Rare bluebill hen by Rowley Horner

Exceptional "white sided" mallard by Bert Graves

Rare two piece whimbrel by the Mason Decoy Factory

Very rare "low head" widgeon drake by William Quinn

Monhegan Island style eider hen by Gus Wilson

Wood duck drake from Quebec


Bluebill drake by D.K. Nichol


Large canvas over wood frame Canada goose by Captain Clarence Bailey


Extremely rare barnacle goose by Tom Schroeder


Rare greenwing teal by Ben Schmidt

Fine full size blue jay mantle carving by Elmer Crowell

Greater yellowlegs attributed to Joseph Lincoln

Pintail by John Luedtke

Bufflehead by the Mason Decoy Factory

Flying widgeon drake by Hudson

Important black duck by the Mason Decoy Factory

Part of a good selection of miniatures by Elmer Crowell

Canada goose by Cameron McIntyre

Part of a good selection of decoys by Cigar Daisey


Eider drake by Thomas Alexander


Black duck from Ontario

Male scoter by Cigar Daisey

Male gadwall by Cigar Daisey

Rare yellowlegs from the Mason Decoy Factory

Pair of wood ducks by Ben Schmidt

Extremely rare blue goose by Ben Schmidt

Watercolors by Shang Wheeler

Bufflehead by Lem Ward

Spoonbill by Lem Ward

Pintail drake by the Lem Ward

Pair of mallards by the Ward Brothers

One of 3 lots of decoys made by Duck Commander carver and call maker Skip Couvillion. These have been hunted over by "The Duckmen" and signed by Phil Robertson

Part of a good selection of Mason Factory Decoys

Old squaw drake from Long Island

Classic bluebill drake by Robert Elliston

Miniatures by George Boyd

Full size songbirds by Gus Wilson

Pair of mergansers by the Ward Brothers

Full size standing barnacle goose by Robert Kerr

Large standing wood duck by Charles Hart

Standing mallard hen by the Ward Brothers, circa 1930s


Pair of mallards by Charles Perdew


Part of a good selection of George Strunk decoys

1936 model canvasback hen by the Ward Brothers

Self bailing brant by Joseph Lincoln

Redhead drake by

Harry V. Shourds


Prize winning hollow canvasback by Nick Purdo

One of a kind flying bufflehead by Gus Wilson

Well painted black duck by Elmer Crowell

Rare widgeon drake by Joseph Lincoln

Rigmate pair of Brayton mergansers

Well carved bluebill hen from Martha's Vineyard

Finely carved 3/4 size flying goldeneye by Chauncey Wheeler

Hollow carved redhead by Iver Fernlund

Part of a good selection of decoys by Jim Schmiedlin

Redhead drake by Keyes Chadwick. From the McCleery collection

Lowhead mallard by George Warin

Very rare canvasback drake by Sam Denny


Wood duck drake by Ken Anger


Exceptional canvasback hen by Orel LeBoeuf

Part of a good selection of decoys by Mark McNair

Part of a good selection of decoys by Jim Schmiedlin

Part of a good selection of decoys by Jim Schmiedlin

Rigmate pair of mallards by the Ward Brothers

Decorative black duck by the Ward Brothers

Mallard bookends by the Ward Brothers

Rigmate pair of long body style bluebills by Chanucey Wheeler

Rare flying flying brant Ellis Parker. Megargee Family collection
Rare plover in eclipse plumage by Harry V. Shourds. Megargee Family collection

1936 model canvasback drake by the Ward Brothers

Exceptional pair of bluebills Rhodes Truex. Megargee Family collection

Robin snipe by Harry V. Shourds. Megargee Family collection

Sanderling by Daniel Lake Leeds. Megargee Family collection

Sanderling by Harry V. Shourds. Megargee Family collection

Curlew by Daniel Lake Leeds. Megargee Family collection

Part of a good selection of A.J. King miniatures. Grossman collection

Part of a good selection of A.J. King miniatures. Grossman collection

Part of a good selection of A.J. King miniatures. Grossman collection

Miniature mallard by Joseph Lincoln


Exceptional self bailing scoter by Joseph Lincoln


Root head Canada goose from Massachusetts


Early black duck by Keyes Chadwick


Bluebill drake by Elmer Crowell

Yellowlegs from the Dodge Decoy Factory


Rare snipe whistles


Yellowlegs by William Bowman

Part of a good selection of decoys from the Mason Decoy Factory


Rare teal by Paul Lipke


Swimming black duck by William Hart

Curlew by Thomas Gelston


Feeding yellowlegs by Walter Savory


Part of a good selection of decoys from the Mason Decoy Factory

Bluebill drake by Robert Elliston


Black bellied plover by George Boyd


Yellowlegs by George Boyd

Exceptional robin snipe from the Mason Decoy Factory

Pintail drake by Elmer Crowell

Part of a good selection of decoys from the Mason Decoy Factory

1936 model teal by the Ward Brothers

Decorative tern by Elmer Crowell

Black bellied plover by Elmer Crowell

Golden plover from the Morton Rig

Oversize yellowlegs by Elmer Crowell

Part of a good seletion of miniatures by Elmer Crowell

Part of a good selection of decoys from the Mason Decoy Factory

Part of a good selection of decoys from the Mason Decoy Factory

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