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Hen Merganser Hunting Decoy attributed to John Dawson Folk Art, Americana


Carved and polychromed wood; retains original painted surface. Glass Eyes. Attributed to John Dawson, Trenton, New Jersey, 1900-1925. Dawson worked as a kiln operator at the Scammel Pottery Co., in Trenton. The Art Nouveau designs of the pottery manufactured there influenced his carving and painting style.


  • In the Style Of
    Art Nouveau
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages.
  • Dimensions

    H 5.91 in. x W 17.13 in. x D 5.52 in.

    H 15 cm x W 43.5 cm x D 14 cm

  • Seller location
    Buenos Aires, AR
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